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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Open Cluster IC 2581 Open Cluster in Carina Constellation

Size: 5' Magnitude: 4.3 Also known as ESO 168-SC3, Cr 222, OCL 811

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Open Cluster IC 2581 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

16.4
10h 27m 26s
-57º 37' 32''
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