The Omicron Velorum Cluster (Open Cluster)

Image of Omicron Velorum Cluster
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 29 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Omicron Velorum Cluster is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name Omicron Velorum Cluster
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
C 85
IC 2391
Cr 191
Position
Constellation:Vela
Magnitude:2.50 (V) [3]
Right ascension:08h40m [2]
Declination:-53°02' [2]
Distance:175.0 parsec
570.5 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.72
Events
31 Jan 2020  –  IC2391 is well placed
30 Jan 2021  –  IC2391 is well placed
30 Jan 2022  –  IC2391 is well placed
31 Jan 2023  –  IC2391 is well placed
31 Jan 2024  –  IC2391 is well placed
30 Jan 2025  –  IC2391 is well placed
30 Jan 2026  –  IC2391 is well placed
31 Jan 2027  –  IC2391 is well placed

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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