The open cluster IC 166

Image of IC 166
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 166 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 23:41 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 53° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:37.

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Name IC 166
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:11.70 (V) [2]
13.00 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.30
Right ascension:01h52m [2]
Declination:+61°51' [2]
Distance:4.8 kpc
15.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.71

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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