The open cluster NGC 2421

Image of NGC 2421
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2421 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is 23° below the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 2421
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 151
Mel 67
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:8.30 (V)[2]
8.69 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.39
Right Ascension:07h36m [1]
Declination:-20°36' [1]
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-3.41

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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