The open cluster NGC 2547

Image of NGC 2547
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2547 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 1° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2547
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 177
Mel 84
Position
Constellation:Vela
Magnitude:4.70 (V) [3]
4.75 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.05
Right ascension:08h10m [2]
Declination:-49°12' [2]
Distance:361.0 parsec
1176.9 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.09
Events
23 Jan 2020  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
22 Jan 2021  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
23 Jan 2022  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
23 Jan 2023  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
23 Jan 2024  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
22 Jan 2025  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
23 Jan 2026  –  NGC 2547 is well placed
23 Jan 2027  –  NGC 2547 is well placed

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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