The open cluster NGC 2254

Image of NGC 2254
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2254 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 20° from it.

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Name NGC 2254
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 103
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:9.10 (V)[2]
9.75 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.65
Right Ascension:06h35m [1]
Declination:+07°40' [1]
Distance:2.4 kpc
7.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.77

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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