The open cluster NGC 1545

Image of NGC 1545
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1545 is visible all night. It will become visible around 17:26 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 37° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:36, 82° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:51, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1545
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 49
Magnitude:6.20 (V) [3]
7.20 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.00
Right ascension:04h20m [2]
Declination:+50°15' [2]
Distance:711.0 parsec
2317.9 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.06




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