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 all night. It will become visible around 20:12 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 54° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:22, 79° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:53, 25° above your north-western horizon.

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Name C 16
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7243
Cr 448
Mel 240
Magnitude:6.40 (V) [3]
6.54 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.14
Right ascension:22h15m [2]
Declination:+49°53' [2]
Distance:808.0 parsec
2634.1 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.14




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