The open cluster NGC 2354

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 2354 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 16° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2354
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 131
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:6.50 (V) [3]
7.28 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.78
Right ascension:07h14m [2]
Declination:-25°41' [2]
Distance:4.1 kpc
13.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.56
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