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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Open Cluster Mel 186 Open Cluster in Ophiuchus Constellation

Size: 4º Magnitude: 3.0 Also known as Cr 359
Uploaded by dav2267
Size: 3,408 × 2,291 px
Visual Field: 17.5º
Uploaded by dav2267
Size: 3,408 × 2,291 px

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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Open Cluster Mel 186 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 01m 06s
2º 54' 00''
IV 3 m -
Last visited objects: Mel 186

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