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C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region

C009 is a HII Ionized region in the Cepheus constellation. C009 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.

C009
HII Ionized region
Cepheus
  • C009 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 27° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region

Apparent size of C009

The following table reports C009 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of C009 is a visual representation of it.
50 arcmin
30 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of C009

The image below is a photograph of C009 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 1.6666666666667x1.6666666666667 degrees (100x100 arcmins).

Image of C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region star
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DSS2 image of C009 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (50 arcmin) and minor (30 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of C009

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of C009 are provided in the following table:

22h 57m 53s
+62° 31’ 05”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of C009 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region star
Simplified finder chart for C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region.

Finder chart C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region star
Simplified finder chart for C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region.

Rise ans set times of C009 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

C009 (Cave Nebula) - HII Ionized region is circumpolar and transits at 18:05 UTC (altitude: 79.0°)