The Owl Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Owl Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Owl Cluster is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible at around 05:13 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 22° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 23° before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:18.

Name Owl Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Dragonfly Cluster
ET Cluster
Phi Cassiopeiae Cluster
C 13
NGC 457
Cr 12
Mel 7
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Brightness (V mag):6.40
B-V Color (mag):0.57
Right Ascension:01h19m
Declination:+58°17'
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
EDT

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