The open cluster NGC 189

Image of NGC 189
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 189 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 01:53, 76° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 20:24 (PDT), 43° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:39, 55° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 189
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 462
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:8.80 (V) [3]
9.07 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.27
Right ascension:00h39m [2]
Declination:+61°05' [2]
Distance:752.0 parsec
2451.5 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.58

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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