Open Cluster Antalova 1
Open Cluster in constellation Scorpius (The Scorpion).
17h 28m 53s17.48166656
-31º 32' 59''-31.54999924
Maximum altitude: 19.4 degrees at 17:29 hours
Best period for observing at
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