Constellation: Vulpecula

Vulpecula is a faint constellation in the northern hemisphere, located in the middle of the Summer Triangle asterism.

This constellation was originally representing a fox and goose, however it now only represents a fox.

Astronomical Objects in Vulpecula

The Dumbbell Nebula is one of the largest and most impressive planetary nebulas visible to northern hemisphere amateur observers.

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What equipment do you need to see Vulpecula?

Technically you don't need any equipment at all to see Vulpecula! However, to see the fainter stars in the constellation, especially from a light-polluted location would require a good pair of binoculars.