Basic object information

Object name: NGC 7129
Object type: Bright nebula
Magnitude: 11.5
Size: 7.0'x7.0'

Number of stars: 10
Magnitude of brightest star: 11.5
Object classification: IV 2 p n:b
Description: !,cF,pL,gbM***
Notes: H IV 75;Sev F * invl

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 21h 43m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +66 07' 00"

Constellation: Cepheus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 1/2.9.2005 3:00

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.8

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 70
Visuality: II
Weather: +9C

Pretty large reflection nebula in Cepheus. The brightest part in NE is triangular and easily visible with direct vision. A poor open cluster involved.