The open cluster NGC 7296

Image of NGC 7296
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 7296 is visible in both the dusk and dawn skies. In the evening, it will become visible at around 18:33 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 31° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 19:49 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon. At 05:21, 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 05:40.

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Name NGC 7296
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 451
Magnitude:9.70 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:22h28m [1]
Declination:+52°17' [1]




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