The open cluster NGC 2269

Image of NGC 2269
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2269 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:47 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 49° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:08, 53° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:30, when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2269
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 114
Magnitude:10.00 (V) [3]
10.42 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.42
Right ascension:06h43m [2]
Declination:+04°37' [2]
Distance:1.7 kpc
5.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.14




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