NGC : NGC1499

Information about NGC1499

General information

NGC1499 is the nebula at magnitude 5 that is placed in Perseus constellation and has apparent size of 2.7 angular degrees.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, nebula is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.

Information for observations

Tonight, 2019-06-16, nebula NGC1499 will rise at northeast at 02:06 and will be observable until fading from view as dawn breaks. This time (04:32) the object will be placed at northeast. Maximum elevation, 22° above horizon, will be reached at 04:31, when nebula will be placed at northeast.
 

NGC1499 on the sky map

NGC1499 on the sky map
Object type

Bright Nebula

Alternative names

California Nebula

Constellation

Perseus

Magnitude

5

Apparent size2.7°x40'
Right ascension4h 3m 18s
Declination36° 25′ 18″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC1499

International Catalogue (IC)

Celestial motion
Date: 2019-06-16
Astronomical night: 21:51 - 04:32 (GMT -5)
NGC1499 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
Rise02:0640° (Northeast)
SetDawn21°60° (Northeast)
Maximum elevation

04:31

22°

60° (Northeast)

Elevation

NGC1499 Celestial motion