NGC 1860

NGC 1860

NGC 1860
Hubble Space Telescope photograph of NGC 1860
Observation data (J2000.0 epoch)
Constellation Dorado
Right ascension 05h 10m 41s[1]
Declination −68° 45′ 13″[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 12.0[1]
Apparent dimensions (V) 2'[1]
Physical characteristics

NGC 1860 is an open cluster in the Large Magellanic Cloud in the constellation Dorado. It was discovered in 1836 by John Herschel[2] with an 18.7-inch reflecting telescope.[3]

References

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  3. ^ NGC/IC Project