The open cluster NGC 2482

Image of NGC 2482
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2482 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:26 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 23° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:03.

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Name NGC 2482
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 166
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:7.30 (V) [3]
7.71 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.41
Right ascension:07h55m [2]
Declination:-24°15' [2]
Distance:1.3 kpc
4.4 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.34

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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