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IC 1795
August 1996
Penryn, California
16" Newtonian, manual guide
hPPF 60 minutes

IC 1795  (the Northern Bear) is a bright nebula described by Burnham as "..brightest portion of vast neby I.1805" and in the 'Deep Sky Field Guide' to U2000 as "Separated from NGC896 by a narrow dark lane aligned N-S.  It is brightest at the N end of the dark lane and along the irregular N extension."