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NGC 1790 - Open Cluster

NGC 1790 is a Open Cluster in the Auriga constellation. NGC 1790 is situated north of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the northern hemisphere.

NGC 1790
Open Cluster
Auriga
  • NGC 1790 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 73° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 1790 - Open Cluster

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 1790

The image below is a photograph of NGC 1790 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 1790 - Open Cluster star
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DSS2 image of NGC 1790 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 1790

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 1790 are provided in the following table:

05h 10m 55s
+52° 03’ 35”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 1790 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 1790 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 1790 - Open Cluster.

Finder chart NGC 1790 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 1790 - Open Cluster.

Rise ans set times of NGC 1790 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

NGC 1790 - Open Cluster is circumpolar and transits at 07:42 UTC (altitude: 89.4°)