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IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula

IC 348 is a Star Cluster + Nebula in the Perseus constellation. IC 348 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

IC 348
Star Cluster + Nebula
Perseus
  • IC 348 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 IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula

Apparent size of IC 348

The following table reports IC 348 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 348 is a visual representation of it.
10 arcmin
10 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 348

The image below is a photograph of IC 348 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 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula star
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DSS2 image of IC 348 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (10 arcmin) and minor (10 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 348

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 348 are provided in the following table:

03h 44m 34s
+32° 09’ 46”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 348 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 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula.

Finder chart IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula.

Rise ans set times of IC 348 from your location

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

Today's IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 57.8°
Max altitude: 70.7°
Azimuth: 302.2°
IC 348 (Omicron Persei Cloud) - Star Cluster + Nebula is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom