The Iris Nebula (Cluster)

Image of Iris Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 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 shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight at around 05:16, 51° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible at around 20:55 (EDT), 17° above your northern horizon.

Name Iris Nebula
Object Type Cluster
Other Names
C 4
NGC 7023
Cr 429
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Brightness (V mag):7.00
Right Ascension:21h01m
Declination:+68°10'

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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