The open cluster NGC 1798

Image of NGC 1798
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1798 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 03:06 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 29° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:03.

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Name NGC 1798
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Right Ascension:05h11m [1]
Declination:+47°41' [1]
Distance:4.6 kpc
14.9 klyr [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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