The open cluster NGC 2383

Image of NGC 2383
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2383 is visible between 21:31 and 01:10. It will become accessible around 21:31, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:19, 26° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 01:10 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2383
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 141
Constellation:Canis Major
Magnitude:8.40 (V) [3]
8.88 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.48
Right ascension:07h24m [2]
Declination:-20°56' [2]
Distance:3.1 kpc
10.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.04
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.






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