NGC884 (Open cluster)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC884 is visible all night. It will become visible around 17:34 (EST), 53° above your north-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:04, 73° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:47, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC884
Object type Open cluster
Other names
Chi Persei
NGC 884[2]
Cr 25[3]
Mel 14[4]
Magnitude:6.10 (V) [4]
4.40 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.60
Right ascension:02h22m [2]
Declination:+57°08' [2]
Distance:2.9 kpc
9.6 klyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.24
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

27 Oct 2023  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2024  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2025  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2026  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2027  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2028  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2029  –  NGC 884 is well placed
27 Oct 2030  –  NGC 884 is well placed






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