The open cluster NGC 2355

Image of NGC 2355
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2355 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:25 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 44° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:10, 61° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:04, when it sinks to 21° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 2355
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 133
Mel 63
Magnitude:9.70 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:07h16m [1]
Declination:+13°44' [1]
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.01




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