IC : IC4756

Celestial motion
Date: 2024-05-19
Astronomical night: 22:11 - 04:03 (GMT -5)
IC4756 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk18°98° (East)
SetDawn53°209° (Southwest)
Maximum elevation

02:53

56°

180° (South)

Elevation

IC4756 Celestial motion
Information about IC4756

General information

Open Cluster IC4756 has the magnitude of 5 and is placed in Serpens constellation. The cluster's apparent sizes are 39 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.

Information for observations

2024-05-19 cluster IC4756 will be visible all night. At 22:11 the object will be placed at east, 18° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 04:03 when fade from view as dawn breaks southwest. Maximum elevation, 56° above horizon, will be reached at 02:53, when cluster will be placed at south.
 

IC4756 on the sky map

IC4756 on the sky map
Object type

Open Cluster

Alternative names

Constellation

Serpens

Magnitude

5

Apparent size39'
Right ascension18h 38m 31.2s
Declination5° 29′ 24″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

International Catalogue (IC)

IC4756

Nearest objects with greater magnitude
Object typeMagnitude
H VI 2Double Star3.96
H II 4*Double Star4.22
H VI 14Double Star3.34
H IV 6Double Star4.59