NGC 1790 - Open Cluster
NGC 1790 is a Open Cluster in the Auriga constellation. NGC 1790 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 1790
The image below is a photograph of NGC 1790 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 NGC 1790
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 1790 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 1790 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 NGC 1790 from your location
NGC 1790 - Open Cluster is circumpolar and transits at 07:42 UTC (altitude: 89.4°)