The open cluster NGC 1496

Image of NGC 1496
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1496 will become visible at around 18:41 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 74° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 01:03 when it dips 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1496
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 44
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:9.60 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:04h04m [1]
Declination:+52°39' [1]
Distance:1.2 kpc
4.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-0.85

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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