The open cluster NGC 2374

Image of NGC 2374
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2374 will become visible at around 21:01 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 27° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 58 minutes after the Sun at 23:50.

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Name NGC 2374
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 139
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:8.00 (V)[2]
8.46 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.46
Right Ascension:07h23m [1]
Declination:-13°15' [1]
Distance:1.5 kpc
4.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.83




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