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 Cambridge , NGC 2129 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:56 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 39° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:39, 70° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:06, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2129
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 77
Magnitude:6.70 (V) [3]
7.31 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.61
Right ascension:06h01m [2]
Declination:+23°19' [2]
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.01




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