Orion's Belt (Open Cluster)

Image of Orion's Belt
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Orion's Belt is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:21 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:45, 49° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:48, when it sinks to 11° above your western horizon.

Name Orion's Belt
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 70
Position
Constellation:Orion
Brightness (V):Mag 0.6
Right Ascension:05h35m
Declination:-01°04'

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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