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 Cambridge , NGC 2236 will become visible at around 20:47 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 2 minutes after the Sun at 23:35.

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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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42.38°N
71.11°W
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