The open cluster NGC 7261

Image of NGC 7261
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 7261 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible at around 23:55 (EDT), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 55° before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:35.

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Name NGC 7261
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 450
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:8.40 (V)[2]
9.20 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.80
Right Ascension:22h20m [1]
Declination:+58°03' [1]
Distance:1.7 kpc
5.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.73

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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