The open cluster NGC 2353

Image of NGC 2353
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2353 is visible between 19:47 and 02:18. It will become accessible around 19:47, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:00, 38° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:18 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2353
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 130
Mel 62
Magnitude:7.10 (V) [3]
7.30 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.20
Right ascension:07h14m [2]
Declination:-10°15' [2]
Distance:1.1 kpc
3.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.14




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