The open cluster C 8

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Image of C 8
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.

From Newark (click to change), C 8 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at dusk, becoming accessible at around 18:07 (EST), 66° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:03, 14° above your northern horizon.

Name C 8
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 559
Collinder 13
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Brightness (V):Mag 9.5
Right Ascension:01h29m
Declination:+63°18'
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.1 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.18

Newark

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40.74°N
74.17°W
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