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Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Open Cluster NGC 1862 Open Cluster in Dorado Constellation

Size: 18'' Magnitude: 13.3 Also known as ESO 85-SC51
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Open Cluster NGC 1862 occurs at 09:58 hours

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Late January

Data Sheet

5h 12m 34s
-66º 09' 15''
Last visited objects: NGC 1862