The open cluster NGC 2311

Image of NGC 2311
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2311 will become visible at around 21:05 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 27° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 46 minutes after the Sun at 23:41.

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Name NGC 2311
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 123
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:9.60 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:06h57m [1]
Declination:-04°36' [1]
Distance:2.3 kpc
7.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.20

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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