The galaxy cluster Abell 96

Image of Abell 96
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Abell 96 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:29 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 56° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:25, 87° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:50, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Abell 96
Object Type Galaxy Cluster
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:17.40 (R) [1]
Right ascension:00h46m [1]
Declination:+39°30' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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