The open cluster NGC 2374

Image of NGC 2374
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2374 is visible between 20:34 and 02:31. It will become accessible around 20:34, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:30, 35° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:31 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2374
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 139
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:8.00 (V) [3]
8.46 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.46
Right ascension:07h23m [2]
Declination:-13°15' [2]
Distance:1.5 kpc
4.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.83
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.






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