The Perseus Double Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Perseus Double Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Perseus Double Cluster is visible all night. It will become visible at around 19:21 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 32° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:21, 39° above your north-western horizon.

Name Perseus Double Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Double Cluster
h Persei
C 14
NGC 869
Collinder 24
Melotte 13
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Brightness (V):Mag 4.0
Right Ascension:02h19m
Declination:+57°09'
Distance:2.1 kpc
6.8 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.59

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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