The open cluster NGC 2343

Image of NGC 2343
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2343 will become visible around 20:44 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:48.

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Name NGC 2343
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 128
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:6.70 (V) [3]
7.05 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.35
Right ascension:07h08m [2]
Declination:-10°37' [2]
Distance:1.1 kpc
3.4 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.42

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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