The open cluster NGC 1245

Image of NGC 1245
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1245 is visible all night. It will become visible around 18:14 (PST) as the dusk sky fades, 79° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:13, 89° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:43, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1245
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 38
Mel 18
Magnitude:8.40 (V) [3]
9.16 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.76
Right ascension:03h14m [2]
Declination:+47°14' [2]
Distance:2.8 kpc
9.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.84




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