The open cluster NGC 2588

Image of NGC 2588
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 2588 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 17° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2588
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 186
Position
Constellation:Puppis
Magnitude:11.80 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:08h23m [1]
Declination:-32°58' [1]
Distance:5.0 kpc
16.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.67

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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