The open cluster NGC 1896

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 1896 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 21:37 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 76° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:32.

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Name NGC 1896
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Right ascension:05h25m [2]
Declination:+29°15' [2]
Distance:820.0 parsec
2673.2 lightyrs [1]
Visibility from Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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