General informationOpen Cluster NGC1039 has the magnitude of 5 and is placed in Perseus constellation. The cluster's apparent sizes are 35 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observations2019-05-26 cluster NGC1039 will rise at northeast at 01:20 and will be observable until fading from view as dawn breaks. This time (04:40) the object will be placed at northeast. Maximum elevation, 26° above horizon, will be reached at 04:39, when cluster will be placed at northeast.
Messier M34 on the sky map
|Right ascension||2h 42m 5s|
|Declination||42° 45′ 42″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|
|Nearest objects with greater magnitude|
|H III 5*||Double Star||2.31|
|H III 60||Double Star||5|