The open cluster NGC 1856

Image of NGC 1856
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 1856 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 1856
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Dorado
Magnitude:10.06 (V)[1]
10.40 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.34
Right Ascension:05h09m [1]
Declination:-69°07' [1]
Distance:99.4 Mpc
324.0 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-24.93

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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