The open cluster NGC 436

Image of NGC 436
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 436 is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:14 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:52, 52° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 436
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 11
Mel 6
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:8.80 (V) [3]
8.01 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):-0.79
Right ascension:01h15m [2]
Declination:+58°49' [2]
Distance:3.0 kpc
9.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.60

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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