The open cluster NGC 7209

Image of NGC 7209
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 7209 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:08 (EDT) – 6 hours and 2 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 34° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:05.

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Name NGC 7209
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 444
Mel 238
Position
Constellation:Lacerta
Magnitude:7.70 (V)[2]
8.24 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.54
Right Ascension:22h05m [1]
Declination:+46°29' [1]
Distance:1.2 kpc
3.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.64

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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