The open cluster C 58

Image of C 58
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , C 58 is visible between 20:22 and 01:49. It will become accessible around 20:22, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:04, 33° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 01:49 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name C 58
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
NGC 2360
Cr 134
Mel 64
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:7.20 (V) [3]
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




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