The open cluster NGC 2420

Image of NGC 2420
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2420 will become visible at around 21:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 54° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 5 minutes after the Sun at 01:59.

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Name NGC 2420
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 154
Mel 69
Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:8.30 (V)[2]
9.00 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.70
Right Ascension:07h38m [1]
Declination:+21°34' [1]
Distance:2.5 kpc
8.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.67

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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