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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Open Cluster Harvard 5 Open Cluster in Crux Constellation

Size: 6' Magnitude: 7.1 Also known as Cr 257

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Hourly Elevation Nov 21

Open Cluster Harvard 5 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

12h 27m 17s
-60º 46' 59''
II 3 p -
Last visited objects: Harvard 5

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