The galaxy cluster Abell 688

Image of Abell 688
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Abell 688 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:21 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 31° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:23.

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Name Abell 688
Object Type Galaxy Cluster
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:17.50 (R) [1]
Right ascension:08h37m [1]
Declination:+15°51' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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