The open cluster Cr 256
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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Cr 256 will become visible around 21:12 (EDT), 35° above your western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:44.
Visibility from Cambridge
All times shown in Cambridge local time.