The open cluster C 54

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , C 54 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 36° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name C 54
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 2506
Cr 170
Mel 80
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:7.60 (V)[2]
8.28 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.68
Right Ascension:08h00m [1]
Declination:-10°46' [1]
Distance:3.5 kpc
11.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.10

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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