The Starfish Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Starfish Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Starfish Cluster is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:45 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 84° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:57, 84° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:05, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Starfish Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
M 38
NGC 1912
Cr 67
Mel 36
Magnitude:6.40 (V) [3]
6.69 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.29
Right ascension:05h28m [2]
Declination:+35°51' [2]
Distance:1.4 kpc
4.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.33




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