The globular cluster NGC 2808

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2808 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 2808
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 95
Position
Constellation:Carina
Magnitude:6.20 (V) [3]
7.77 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):2.08
Right ascension:09h12m [2]
Declination:-64°51' [2]
Distance:9.6 kpc
31.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-8.71
Visibility from Fairfield

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Events
07 Feb 2021  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
08 Feb 2022  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
08 Feb 2023  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
08 Feb 2024  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
07 Feb 2025  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
08 Feb 2026  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
08 Feb 2027  –  NGC 2808 is well placed
08 Feb 2028  –  NGC 2808 is well placed

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73.26°W
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