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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Open Cluster NGC 559 Open Cluster in Cassiopeia Constellation

Size: 7' Magnitude: 9.5 Also known as C 8, OCL 322
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Visual Field: 0.5º

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Data Sheet

1h 29m 30s
63º 18' 05''
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