The open cluster NGC 2141

Image of NGC 2141
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2141 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:33 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 52° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:09, 59° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:52, when it sinks to 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2141
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 79
Magnitude:9.40 (V)[2]
10.43 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.03
Right Ascension:06h02m [1]
Declination:+10°26' [1]
Distance:4.0 kpc
13.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.63




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