The open cluster NGC 2126

Image of NGC 2126
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2126 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:53 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:23, 79° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:17, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2126
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 78
Mel 39
Magnitude:10.20 (V) [3]
Right ascension:06h02m [2]
Declination:+49°51' [2]
Distance:1.1 kpc
3.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.01




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