The open cluster NGC 1746

Image of NGC 1746
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 18 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 1746 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:11 (PDT) and reaching an altitude of 43° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:53.

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Name NGC 1746
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 57
Mel 28
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:6.10 (V) [3]
Right ascension:05h03m [2]
Declination:+23°46' [2]
Distance:630.0 parsec
2053.8 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.90

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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