Go Astr☾nomy

Cocoon Nebula
Cocoon Nebula HD slice

Cocoon Nebula - reflection nebula

Cocoon Nebula, is a reflection nebula located in the constellation Cygnus .

Cocoon Nebula is magnitude 7.2* and is 12' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) or 0.5° in size.

      1. Name:
      2. Cocoon Nebula
      1. Type:
      2. reflection nebula
      1. Size:
      2. 12'
      1. Caldwell #:
      2. C19

    * One can see up to magnitude 7-8 objects with perfect eyes under ideal dark sky conditions.



    Find your inner astronomer. Your complete guide to amateur astronomy.