The open cluster NGC 3228

Image of NGC 3228
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 3228 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 3228
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 218
Position
Constellation:Vela
Magnitude:6.00 (V)[2]
6.15 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.15
Right Ascension:10h21m [1]
Declination:-51°43' [1]
Distance:544.0 parsec
1773.4 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.68

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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