The open cluster NGC 2396

Image of NGC 2396
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2396 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 26° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 2396
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 148
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:7.40 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:07h28m [1]
Declination:-11°43' [1]
Distance:588.0 parsec
1916.9 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.45

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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