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 Fairfield , NGC 2423 is visible between 20:30 and 02:20. It will become accessible around 20:30, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:23, 34° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:20 when it sinks below 21° 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) [3]
7.15 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.45
Right ascension:07h37m [2]
Declination:-13°52' [2]
Distance:766.0 parsec
2497.2 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.72




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