The open cluster C 1

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Image of C 1
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 14 arcminutes across.

From Newark (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
Collinder 6
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Brightness (V):Mag 8.1
Right Ascension:00h43m
Declination:+85°19'
Distance:2.0 kpc
6.7 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.46

Newark

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40.74°N
74.17°W
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