The open cluster M 67

Image of M 67
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 33 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 67 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:20 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 54° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:22.

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Name M 67
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 2682
Cr 204
Mel 94
Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:6.90 (V) [3]
7.60 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.70
Right ascension:08h51m [2]
Declination:+11°48' [2]
Distance:908.0 parsec
2960.1 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.89

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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