The open cluster NGC 2432

Image of NGC 2432
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2432 is visible between 18:53 and 23:25. It will become accessible around 18:53, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 21:09, 29° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 23:25 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2432
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 157
Mel 73
Magnitude:10.20 (V) [3]
Right ascension:07h40m [2]
Declination:-19°04' [2]
Distance:1.9 kpc
6.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.19




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