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 Ashburn (click to change), IC 4665 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:46 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:04, 56° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:52, when it sinks to 18° above your western horizon.

Name IC 4665
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 349
Mel 179
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:4.20 (V)[1]
4.49 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.29
Right Ascension:17h46m [1]
Declination:+05°38' [1]
Distance:352.0 parsec
1147.5 lightyears [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.53
Events
18 Jun 2019  –  IC4665 is well placed
17 Jun 2020  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2021  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2022  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2023  –  IC4665 is well placed
17 Jun 2024  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2025  –  IC4665 is well placed
18 Jun 2026  –  IC4665 is well placed

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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