The open cluster C 50

Image of C 50
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 24 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , C 50 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:10 (MDT) and reaching an altitude of 44° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:13.

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Name C 50
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 2244
Cr 99
Mel 47
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:4.80 (V) [2]
Right ascension:06h31m [1]
Declination:+04°56' [1]
Events
29 Dec 2019  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2020  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2021  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2022  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2023  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2024  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2025  –  NGC 2244 is well placed
29 Dec 2026  –  NGC 2244 is well placed

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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