The open cluster NGC 609

Image of NGC 609
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 609 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight at around 05:10, 26° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible at around 21:05 (EDT), 21° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 609
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 16
Position
Constellation:Cassiopeia
Magnitude:11.00 (V)[2]
12.31 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.31
Right Ascension:01h36m [1]
Declination:+64°32' [1]
Distance:4.0 kpc
13.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.00

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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