Delle Caustiche (M24)

Image of Delle Caustiche
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 90 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Delle Caustiche is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:38 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 29° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:02.

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Name Delle Caustiche (M24)
Object type Asterism
Other names
Delle Caustiche
The Small Sagittarius Star Cloud
M24[1]
Position
Right ascension:18h16m [1]
Declination:-18°29' [1]
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:4.60 (V) [1]
Distance:3.1 kpc
10.0 klyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.83
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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