Basic object information

Object name: NGC 7538
Object type: Bright nebula
Size: 9.0'x6.0'
Object classification: E Description: vF,L,2pB* inv
Notes: H II 706;Filamentary struct in neby

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 23h 14m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +61 29' 00"

Constellation: Cepheus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 13/14.10.2004 21:30

Telescope: Newton 406/1830mm

Magn: 215x

Filter: UHC

Field: 14'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 80
Visuality: II
Weather: +2C, windy

Pretty bright W-E elongated emission nebula with 215x and UHC-filter. Brighter oval and two stars in the middle.