The open cluster Mel 186

Image of Mel 186
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Mel 186 will become visible around 19:12 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 23:31.

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Name Mel 186
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:3.00 (V) [1]
Right ascension:18h01m [1]
Declination:+03°00' [1]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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