The open cluster NGC 2354

Image of NGC 2354
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2354 is visible between 00:43 and 02:31. It will become accessible around 00:43, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 01:37, 23° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:31 when it sinks below 22° above your southern 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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