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 around 18:27 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:29, 57° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:01, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2236
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 94
Magnitude:8.50 (V) [3]
9.08 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.58
Right ascension:06h29m [2]
Declination:+06°49' [2]
Distance:2.9 kpc
9.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.83




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