The open cluster NGC 2236

Image of NGC 2236
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2236 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:50 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:56, 57° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:28, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2236
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 94
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:8.50 (V)[2]
9.08 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.58
Right Ascension:06h29m [1]
Declination:+06°49' [1]
Distance:2.9 kpc
9.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.83

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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