The open cluster C 58

Image of C 58
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , C 58 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:16, 35° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:13, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name C 58
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 2360
Cr 134
Mel 64
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:7.20 (V)[2]
7.62 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.42
Right Ascension:07h17m [1]
Declination:-15°38' [1]
Distance:1.9 kpc
6.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.18




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