The Owl Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Owl Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 13 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Owl Cluster is visible all night. It will become visible at around 19:21 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:21, 32° above your north-western horizon.

Name Owl Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Dragonfly Cluster
ET Cluster
Phi Cassiopeiae Cluster
C 13
NGC 457
Collinder 12
Melotte 7
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Brightness (V):Mag 6.4
Right Ascension:01h19m
Declination:+58°19'
Distance:2.4 kpc
7.9 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.53

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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