The open cluster NGC 1778

Image of NGC 1778
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1778 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:10, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:22, 85° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:00, 71° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 1778
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 58
Magnitude:7.70 (V) [3]
8.20 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.50
Right ascension:05h08m [2]
Declination:+37°01' [2]
Distance:1.5 kpc
4.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.14




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