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.
Apparent size of IC 348The 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.
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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 348
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 348 are provided in the following table:
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°.
Rise ans set times of IC 348 from your location
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):