The open cluster NGC 2262

Image of NGC 2262
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 2262 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:43 (PDT) and reaching an altitude of 35° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:39.

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Name NGC 2262
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 109
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:11.30 (V) [3]
11.30 (B) [2]
Right ascension:06h39m [2]
Declination:+01°08' [2]
Distance:3.6 kpc
11.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.48

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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