The open cluster NGC 1817

Image of NGC 1817
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1817 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 20:40, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:44, 65° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:28, 36° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 1817
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 60
Magnitude:7.70 (V) [3]
8.44 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.74
Right ascension:05h12m [2]
Declination:+16°41' [2]
Distance:2.0 kpc
6.4 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.77




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