The open cluster C 88

Image of C 88
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , C 88 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name C 88
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 5823
Cr 290
Mel 131
Position
Constellation:Circinus
Magnitude:7.90 (V) [3]
8.61 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.71
Right ascension:15h05m [2]
Declination:-55°36' [2]
Distance:1.2 kpc
3.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.48

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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