The open cluster NGC 1857

Image of NGC 1857
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1857 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 85° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:19, 89° above your north-eastern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:32, when it sinks to 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1857
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 61
Mel 32
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:7.00 (V)[2]
8.08 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.08
Right Ascension:05h20m [1]
Declination:+39°20' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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