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NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula

NGC 1435 is a Nebula in the Taurus constellation. NGC 1435 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

NGC 1435
Nebula
Taurus
Available Resources for NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula

Apparent size of NGC 1435

The following table reports NGC 1435 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 1435 is a visual representation of it.
30 arcmin
30 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 1435

The image below is a photograph of NGC 1435 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 1x1 degrees (60x60 arcmins).

Image of NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula star
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DSS2 image of NGC 1435 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (30 arcmin) and minor (30 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 1435

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 1435 are provided in the following table:

03h 46m 09s
+23° 45’ 53”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 1435 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 NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula.

Finder chart NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula.

Rise ans set times of NGC 1435 from your location

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

Today's NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 66.2°
Max altitude: 62.3°
Azimuth: 293.8°
NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom