The open cluster IC 4665

Image of IC 4665
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 24 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , IC 4665 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:20 (EST) – 3 hours and 56 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 29° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:05.

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Name IC 4665
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 349
Mel 179
Magnitude:4.20 (V) [3]
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
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