NGC 7160

Alt. Designations: NGC 7160
Object Type: open cluster
Constellation: Cepheus
Distance: 9.7 kly
Right Ascension: 21h 53m 40.2s
Declination: +62° 36´ 12"
Visual Magnitude: 6.1
Apparent Dimension: 5.0´ Dia.
Best Month To View: Aug

The small open cluster of NGC 7160 is positioned around center of Cepheus's pentagon. The cluster has an elongated shape in east west direction with a span of 7 arc minutes, and has about 20 member stars.