NGC 7438 - Open Cluster in Cassiopeia
NGC 7438 is a Open Cluster in the Cassiopeia constellation. NGC 7438 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.
Apparent size of NGC 7438The following table reports NGC 7438 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 7438 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 7438
The image below is a photograph of NGC 7438 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 7438
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 7438 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 7438 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 7438 from your location
NGC 7438 - Open Cluster in Cassiopeia is circumpolar and transits at 01:15 UTC (altitude: 87.2°)