The open cluster NGC 103

Image of NGC 103
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 103 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 17:56 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 57° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:35, 67° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:33, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 103
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 1
Magnitude:9.80 (V)[2]
10.28 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.48
Right Ascension:00h25m [1]
Declination:+61°19' [1]
Distance:3.0 kpc
9.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.60




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