The open cluster NGC 2269

Image of NGC 2269
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2269 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:36 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 40° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:28.

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Name NGC 2269
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 114
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:10.00 (V) [3]
10.42 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.42
Right ascension:06h43m [2]
Declination:+04°37' [2]
Distance:1.7 kpc
5.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.14

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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