The open cluster NGC 2175

Image of NGC 2175
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2175 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:34 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 60° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:11, 69° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:28, when it sinks to 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2175
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 84
Magnitude:6.80 (V)[2]
7.00 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.20
Right Ascension:06h09m [1]
Declination:+20°29' [1]
Distance:1.6 kpc
5.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-4.26




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