The open cluster NGC 2252

Image of NGC 2252
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2252 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 01:12, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:33, 54° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:05, 53° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 2252
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 102
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:7.70 (V) [3]
Right ascension:06h34m [2]
Declination:+05°21' [2]
Distance:900.0 parsec
2934.0 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.07

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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