The open cluster NGC 2180

Image of NGC 2180
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2180 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:04 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 49° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:52.

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Name NGC 2180
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:9.00 (B) [2]
Right ascension:06h09m [2]
Declination:+04°42' [2]
Distance:910.0 parsec
2966.6 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.80

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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