|Object reference||Size||Shape||Visual Scale||Telescope used|
|NGC 2300||small||circular||Skywatcher 10 inch|
|NGC 6946||large||circular||Skywatcher 10 inch|
|NGC 6951||small||circular||Skywatcher 10 inch|
|NGC 1184||very small||slither||Skywatcher 10 inch|
This table is sorted by visual scale and then size.
Best in late autumn and early winter.
Cephus has galactic co-ordinates of approximately 110, 10.
So when you look at this constellation you are looking through the galactic plane along the Orion arm of our spiral galaxy.