The galaxy cluster Abell 642

Image of Abell 642
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Abell 642 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:48 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 41° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:49.

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Name Abell 642
Object Type Galaxy Cluster
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:17.70 (R) [1]
Right ascension:08h19m [1]
Declination:+30°02' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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