The Starfish Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Starfish Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 21 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Starfish Cluster is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:54 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 82° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:27, 86° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:24, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

Name Starfish Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
M 38
NGC 1912
Cr 67
Mel 36
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Brightness (V):Mag 6.4
Right Ascension:05h28m
Declination:+35°49'
Distance:1.4 kpc
4.6 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.33

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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