The Pleiades (Open Cluster)

Image of Pleiades
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 60 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Pleiades is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:58 (EDT) – 3 hours and 33 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 27° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:39.

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Name Pleiades
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Seven Sisters
Subaru
M 45
Cr 42
Mel 22
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:1.31 (V) [3]
Right ascension:03h47m [1]
Declination:+24°06' [1]
Distance:133.0 parsec
433.6 lightyrs [2]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.31
Events
17 Nov 2020  –  M45 is well placed
17 Nov 2021  –  M45 is well placed
18 Nov 2022  –  M45 is well placed
18 Nov 2023  –  M45 is well placed
17 Nov 2024  –  M45 is well placed
17 Nov 2025  –  M45 is well placed
18 Nov 2026  –  M45 is well placed
18 Nov 2027  –  M45 is well placed

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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