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North America Nebula (NGC7000)


North America Nebula is an emission nebula object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 1,600 light years away in the constellation of Cygnus. It is referred to as NGC(7000) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue. The Emission Nebula's location is 20:59:17 (R.A.) and 44:31:44 (Dec.). .

Fact File


NameNorth America Nebula
TypeEmission Nebula
NGC Id7000
ConstellationCygnus
TypeEmission Nebula
Right Ascension20:59:17
Declination44:31:44
Distance (Lt.Yr)1,600
Apparent Magnitude4
CoprightN.A.S.A. JPL
North America Nebula (NGC7000) Emission Nebula in Cygnus

Location of North America Nebula (NGC7000)



North America Nebula (NGC7000) Emission Nebula in Cygnus