The galaxy cluster Abell 264

Image of Abell 264
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Abell 264 is visible between 20:57 and 22:41. It will become accessible around 20:57, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 21:49, 23° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 22:41 when it sinks below 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name Abell 264
Object Type Galaxy Cluster
Position
Constellation:Fornax
Magnitude:17.70 (R) [1]
Right ascension:01h51m [1]
Declination:-25°46' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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