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Weather for Jul 28 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
11:43 23:48

Open Cluster NGC 1856 Open Cluster in Dorado Constellation

Size: 1.8' Magnitude: 10.1 Also known as ESO 56-SC73
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 28

Maximum elevation of Open Cluster NGC 1856 occurs at 09:51 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Open Cluster NGC 1856 at hours

Late January

Data Sheet

5h 09m 29s
-69º 07' 39''
Last visited objects: NGC 1856