The open cluster NGC 1996

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1996 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 19:24, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:55, 76° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:06, 24° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 1996
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Right ascension:05h38m [2]
Declination:+25°49' [2]
Distance:1.4 kpc
4.6 klyr [1]
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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