The open cluster NGC 7245

Image of NGC 7245
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 7245 is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible at around 18:50 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 29° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 19:53 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon. At 05:32, it will return to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon, and reach an altitude of 24° before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:57.

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Name NGC 7245
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 449
Mel 241
Position
Constellation:Lacerta
Magnitude:9.20 (V)[2]
9.81 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.61
Right Ascension:22h15m [1]
Declination:+54°20' [1]
Distance:7.9 kpc
25.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.29

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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