NGC 1896 - Open Cluster
NGC 1896 is a Open Cluster in the Auriga constellation. NGC 1896 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Apparent size of NGC 1896The following table reports NGC 1896 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 1896 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 1896
The image below is a photograph of NGC 1896 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 1896
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 1896 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 1896 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.