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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Open Cluster M 48 Open Cluster in Hydra Constellation

Size: 30' Magnitude: 5.8 Also known as NGC 2548, OCL 584
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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Open Cluster M 48 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

8h 13m 43s
-5º 45' 01''
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Last visited objects: M 48

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