The Wishing Well Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Wishing Well Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 12 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Wishing Well Cluster is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name Wishing Well Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Firefly Party Cluster
C 91
NGC 3532
Cr 238
Mel 103
Position
Constellation:Carina
Magnitude:3.00 (V) [3]
3.28 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.28
Right ascension:11h05m [2]
Declination:-58°46' [2]
Distance:486.0 parsec
1584.4 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.43
Events
08 Mar 2020  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
08 Mar 2021  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
08 Mar 2022  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
09 Mar 2023  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
08 Mar 2024  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
08 Mar 2025  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
08 Mar 2026  –  NGC 3532 is well placed
08 Mar 2027  –  NGC 3532 is well placed

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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