The open cluster C 16

Image of C 16
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 15 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , C 16 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 18:14 (EDT) – 11 hours and 31 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 73° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:23.

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Name C 16
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7243
Cr 448
Mel 240
Position
Constellation:Lacerta
Magnitude:6.40 (V)[2]
6.54 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right Ascension:22h15m [1]
Declination:+49°53' [1]
Distance:808.0 parsec
2634.1 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.14

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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