The open cluster NGC 957

Image of NGC 957
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 957 will become visible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 60° above your north-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, becoming tricky to observe after 00:05 when it dips 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 957
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 28
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Magnitude:7.60 (V)[2]
8.34 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.74
Right Ascension:02h33m [1]
Declination:+57°34' [1]
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.11

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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