Special Object:

CEPHEUS

IC 1396



This huge nebula lies near the "Garnet Star" mu Cephei, itself a good binocular object. You will need a dark night, no light pollution, and good glasses to see IC 1396, which is in an area of intense star formation.

Binocular Astronomy (ToC)

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Andromeda to Bootes
Camelopardus to Cygnus
Delphinus to Gemini
Hercules to Lyra
Monoceros to Orion
Pegasus to Piscis Austrinus
Sagitta to Sextans
Taurus to Vulpecula
Antlia to Crux
Dorado to Lupus
Mensa to Octans
Pavo to Pyxis
Reticulum to Volans

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