The Rosette Nebula (Open Cluster)

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Rosette Nebula is visible between 18:05 and 03:14. It will become accessible around 18:05, when it rises to an altitude of 19° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 22:38, 53° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 03:14 when it sinks below 19° above your western horizon.

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Name Rosette Nebula
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 2239
Magnitude:4.80 (V) [2]
5.26 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.46
Right ascension:06h31m [2]
Declination:+04°56' [2]
Distance:1.7 kpc
5.4 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.30




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