The open cluster NGC 1245

Image of NGC 1245
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1245 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 00:08 (PDT), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 57° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:21.

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Name NGC 1245
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 38
Mel 18
Magnitude:8.40 (V) [3]
9.16 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.76
Right ascension:03h14m [2]
Declination:+47°14' [2]
Distance:2.8 kpc
9.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.84
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.




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