The open cluster NGC 129

Image of NGC 129
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 129 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 18:25 (EST), 50° above your north-western horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:31, 19° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 129
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 2
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:6.50 (V)[2]
7.33 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.83
Right Ascension:00h29m [1]
Declination:+60°12' [1]
Distance:1.6 kpc
5.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.55

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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