100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
May 22
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
13:20 02:12

Witch Head nebula · NGC 1909 Bright Nebula in Eridanus Constellation

Size: 3º x 1º Magnitude: N/A Also known as IC 2118, Ced 41, LBN 959
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by pixelsaurus Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Size: 530 × 800 px
Visual Field: 27.7º
ISO: 3,200
Uploaded by Harry_Horlepiepbeer NH, Netherlands
Size: 2,349 × 1,564 px
Visual Field: 6.7º
Uploaded by ischeggia TI, Switzerland
Size: 2,136 × 1,424 px
Visual Field: 4.8º
ISO: 800
Uploaded by KeesScherer
Size: 2,382 × 1,340 px
Visual Field: 21.9º
Uploaded by Janos_Barabas
Size: 2,981 × 4,438 px
Visual Field: 14.5º
Uploaded by Janos_Barabas
Size: 3,492 × 2,652 px
Visual Field: 1.8º

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography
View all...

Telescope Simulator

Check how Witch Head nebula would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off

Hourly Elevation May 22

Witch Head nebula as seen from Ashburn
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Witch Head nebula at hours

Data Sheet

5h 04m 53s
-7º 15' 00''
RN -
Last visited objects: Witch Head nebula

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“Mozart's music is so pure and beautiful that I see it as a reflection of the inner beauty of the Universe.” Albert Einstein
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.