The open cluster IC 361

Image of IC 361
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 361 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 18:21 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 62° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:24, 70° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:01, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name IC 361
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 48
Mel 24
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Magnitude:11.70 (V)[2]
12.92 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.22
Right Ascension:04h18m [1]
Declination:+58°14' [1]
Distance:1.1 kpc
3.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):1.55

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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