The open cluster NGC 744

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 744 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 03:58 (EDT), when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 24° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:18.

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Name NGC 744
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:7.90 (V) [3]
8.38 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.48
Right ascension:01h58m [2]
Declination:+55°28' [2]
Distance:1.2 kpc
3.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.51
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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