The Rosette Nebula (Open Cluster)

Image of Rosette Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Rosette Nebula is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 14° below the horizon at dawn.

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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