The Iris Nebula (Cluster)

Image of Iris Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 18 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Iris Nebula is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 17:53 (EST), 56° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:07, 20° above your northern horizon.

Name Iris Nebula
Object Type Cluster
Other Names
C 4
NGC 7023
Collinder 429
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Brightness (V):Mag 7.0
Right Ascension:21h00m
Declination:+68°10'

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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