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Herschel 16 (NGC 457) - Owl Cluster

Herschel 16 (NGC 457), also known as Owl Cluster, is a open cluster located within the constellation Cassiopeia. Herschel 16 is best viewed during Fall, is magnitude 6.4, and can be viewed with small binoculars.

Herschel 16 is also listed in the Caldwell catalog as object C13.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 16
      1. NGC:
      2. 457
      1. Name:
      2. Owl Cluster
      1. Type:
      2. open cluster
      1. Caldwell reference:
      2. C13
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 6.4
      1. Season:
      2. Fall
      1. RA:
      2. 1h 19.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. +58° 20'

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