NGC2360 (Open cluster)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC2360 is visible between 20:28 and 02:14. It will become accessible around 20:28, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:21, 35° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:14 when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC2360
Object type Open cluster
Other names
C 58[5]
NGC 2360[2]
Cr 134[3]
Mel 64[4]
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:7.20 (V) [5]
7.62 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.42
Right ascension:07h17m [2]
Declination:-15°38' [2]
Distance:1.9 kpc
6.2 klyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.18
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.






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