NGC 7538 - Star Cluster + Nebula
NGC 7538 is a Star Cluster + Nebula in the Cepheus constellation. NGC 7538 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.
Apparent size of NGC 7538The following table reports NGC 7538 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 7538 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 7538
The image below is a photograph of NGC 7538 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 7538
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 7538 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 7538 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 7538 from your location
NGC 7538 - Star Cluster + Nebula is circumpolar and transits at 18:29 UTC (altitude: 80.0°)