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Hyades Facts

Hyades is an open star cluster object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 153 Ly light years away in the constellation of Taurus.

The Open Star Cluster's location is 4h 27m (R.A.) and +15d 52` (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 1.00 Magnitude . The object can be seen with the naked eye, that is, you don't need a telescope/binoculars to see it.

Fact File

TypeOpen Star Cluster
Right Ascension4h 27m
Declination+15d 52`
Distance (Lt.Yr)153 Ly
Visual / Apparent Magnitude1.00
Naked Eye VisibleYes - Magnitudes

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