The open cluster NGC 2194

Image of NGC 2194
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2194 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 00:17, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:04, 61° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:07, 58° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2194
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 87
Mel 43
Magnitude:8.50 (V) [3]
9.03 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.53
Right ascension:06h13m [2]
Declination:+12°48' [2]
Distance:3.8 kpc
12.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.39




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