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IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula

IC 1454 is a Planetary Nebula in the Cepheus constellation. IC 1454 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.

IC 1454
Planetary Nebula
Cepheus
  • IC 1454 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 46° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its visual magnitude of 14, IC 1454 is visible with the help of a telescope havng an aperture of 14 inches (350mm) or more.
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Photometric information of IC 1454

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 1454 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

14.8
14

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Apparent size of IC 1454

The following table reports IC 1454 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 1454 is a visual representation of it.
0.47 arcmin
0.47 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 1454

The image below is a photograph of IC 1454 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 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula star
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DSS2 image of IC 1454 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (0.47 arcmin) and minor (0.47 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 1454

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1454 are provided in the following table:

22h 42m 24s
+80° 26’ 31”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1454 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 IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula.

Finder chart IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula.

Rise ans set times of IC 1454 from your location

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

IC 1454 - Planetary Nebula is circumpolar and transits at 01:14 UTC (altitude: 61.0°)