The Cassiopeia Salt-and-Pepper (Open Cluster)

Image of Cassiopeia Salt-and-Pepper
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Cassiopeia Salt-and-Pepper is visible all night. It will become visible around 17:58 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 64° above your northern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:14, 67° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:14, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Cassiopeia Salt-and-Pepper
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
M 52
NGC 7654
Cr 455
Mel 243
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:6.90 (V) [3]
Right ascension:23h24m [2]
Declination:+61°35' [2]
Distance:1.4 kpc
4.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.83
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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