The open cluster NGC 1663

Image of NGC 1663
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1663 is visible between 19:13 and 04:51. It will become accessible around 19:13, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:04, 55° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:51 when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 1663
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:14.54 (V) [2]
15.78 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.24
Right ascension:04h49m [2]
Declination:+13°09' [2]
Distance:700.0 parsec
2282.0 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):5.31

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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