The open cluster IC 4665

Image of IC 4665
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 24 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , IC 4665 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:22 (EDT), 52° above your southern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:49, 53° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:30, when it sinks below 18° above your western horizon.

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Name IC 4665
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 349[3]
Mel 179[4]
Magnitude:4.20 (V) [4]
4.49 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.29
Right ascension:17h46m [2]
Declination:+05°38' [2]
Distance:352.0 parsec
1147.5 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.53
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

18 Jun 2022  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2023  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2024  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2025  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2026  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2027  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2028  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2029  –  IC4665 is well placed






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