The open cluster NGC 2423

Image of NGC 2423
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2423 is visible between 18:56 and 01:06. It will become accessible at around 18:56, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:59, 37° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 01:06 when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2423
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 153
Mel 70
Magnitude:6.70 (V)[2]
7.15 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.45
Right Ascension:07h37m [1]
Declination:-13°52' [1]
Distance:766.0 parsec
2497.2 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-2.72




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