The open cluster NGC 1708

Image of NGC 1708
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1708 will become visible around 19:02 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 75° above your northern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 01:56 when it dips 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1708
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Camelopardalis
Right ascension:05h03m [2]
Declination:+52°49' [2]
Distance:600.0 parsec
1956.0 lightyrs [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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