The open cluster C 1

Image of C 1
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 17 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), C 1 is very well placed – it is close enough to the north celestial pole that it is high above the horizon all night.

Name C 1
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 188
Cr 6
Mel 2
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:8.10 (V)[1]
8.91 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.81
Right Ascension:00h47m [1]
Declination:+85°16' [1]
Distance:2.0 kpc
6.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.46

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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