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 Ashburn , Rosette Nebula is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 8° above 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) [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
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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