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 Cambridge , NGC 2423 will become visible at around 20:42 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 8 minutes after the Sun at 23:37.

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Name NGC 2423
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 153
Mel 70
Position
Constellation:Puppis
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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42.38°N
71.11°W
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