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IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia

IC 1831 is a Nebula in the Cassiopeia constellation. IC 1831 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 1831
Nebula
Cassiopeia
  • IC 1831 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 24° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia

Apparent size of IC 1831

The following table reports IC 1831 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 1831 is a visual representation of it.
120.23 arcmin
120.23 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 1831

The image below is a photograph of IC 1831 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 4.0076666666667x4.0076666666667 degrees (240.46x240.46 arcmins).

Image of IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia star
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DSS2 image of IC 1831 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (120.23 arcmin) and minor (120.23 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 1831

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 1831 are provided in the following table:

02h 43m 55s
+62° 24’ 41”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 1831 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 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia.

Finder chart IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia star
Simplified finder chart for IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia.

Rise ans set times of IC 1831 from your location

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

IC 1831 - Nebula in Cassiopeia is circumpolar and transits at 21:28 UTC (altitude: 79.1°)