NGC 2262
DSS image of NGC 2262
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 2262, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 2262

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  11.3
Right Ascension  6h 39' 38.1"  (2000)
Declination  1° 8' 37" N
Constellation  Monoceros
Description  Cl, vC, iR, bM, st eS
Classification  I 2 p
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jan 26, 2020    Kaʻohe, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 60x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

A faint haze of partially resolves stars in a 5' diameter clump, rich, faint, in a very rich galactic starfield, the large Cr110 is 1° north and the nebula Sh2-282 30' northwest
Other Data Sources for NGC 2262
Nearby objects for NGC 2262

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NGC 2262