The open cluster NGC 2129

Image of NGC 2129
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2129 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:33 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 63° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:07, 72° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:33, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2129
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 77
Magnitude:6.70 (V)[2]
7.31 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.61
Right Ascension:06h01m [1]
Declination:+23°19' [1]
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.01




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