The open cluster NGC 1664

Image of NGC 1664
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1664 will become visible at around 20:57 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 37° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 54 minutes after the Sun at 01:43.

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Name NGC 1664
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 56
Mel 27
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:7.60 (V)[2]
8.02 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.42
Right Ascension:04h51m [1]
Declination:+43°40' [1]
Distance:1.2 kpc
3.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.79

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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