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Herschel Catalog

Herschel 1 (NGC 40) - Bow-Tie Nebula

Herschel 1 (NGC 40), also known as Bow-Tie Nebula, is a nebula located within the constellation Cepheus. Herschel 1 is best viewed during Fall, is magnitude 11, and can be viewed with small telescope.

Herschel 1 is also listed in the Caldwell catalog as object C2.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 1
      1. NGC:
      2. 40
      1. Name:
      2. Bow-Tie Nebula
      1. Type:
      2. nebula
      1. Caldwell reference:
      2. C2
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 11
      1. Season:
      2. Fall
      1. RA:
      2. 0h 13.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +72° 32'

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