NGC : NGC225

Celestial motion
Date: 2024-02-27
Astronomical night: 19:29 - 05:17 (GMT -5)
NGC225 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk39°323° (Northwest)
SetDawn17°20° (North)
Maximum elevation

Dusk

39°

323° (Northwest)

Elevation

NGC225 Celestial motion
Information about NGC225

General information

NGC225 is the open cluster at magnitude 7 that is placed in Cassiopeia constellation and has apparent size of 12 angular minutes.
Because of low brightness and large angular size, cluster is available for observations through a 5-inch telescope.

Information for observations

2024-02-27 cluster NGC225 will be visible all night. At 19:29 the object will be placed at northwest, 39° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 05:17 when fade from view as dawn breaks north.
 

NGC225 on the sky map

NGC225 on the sky map
Object type

Open Cluster

Alternative names

Constellation

Cassiopeia

Magnitude

7

Apparent size12'
Right ascension0h 43m 39s
Declination61° 46′ 30″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC225

International Catalogue (IC)

Nearest objects with greater magnitude
Object typeMagnitude
H V 79Double Star5.92
H I 39Double Star6.7
H III 3Double Star3.52
NGC129Open Cluster6.5