The open cluster NGC 956

Image of NGC 956
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 956 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:16 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 80° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:57, 84° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:29, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 956
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 27
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:8.90 (V)[1]
8.90 (P)[2]
Right Ascension:02h32m [1]
Declination:+44°35' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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