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public LocationGreenwich, UK
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:43 
Transit: 13:01 
Sunset: 21:18
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NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula in Taurus

Above the horizon.  Rise: 2:18 | Tran: 10:30 | Set: 18:41
Altitude: 17.8°   Azimuth: 74.0°   Direction: East-North-East

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.

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 in Taurus 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.

Key facts about NGC 1435

NGC 1435
Nebula
Taurus

NGC 1435 is above the horizon from Greenwich, UK.

Altitude: 17.8°
Azimuth: 74.0°
Direction: East-North-East

See also NGC 1435 rise and set times.

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

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

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

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

Rise and set times of NGC 1435 from your location

Location: Greenwich, UK
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's NGC 1435 (Merope Nebula) - Nebula in Taurus rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 66.2°
Max altitude: 62.3°
Azimuth: 293.8°