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Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Open Cluster NGC 2251 Open Cluster in Monoceros Constellation

Size: 10' Magnitude: 7.3 Also known as OCL 499
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Open Cluster NGC 2251 occurs at 11:20 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Open Cluster NGC 2251 at hours

Mid February

Data Sheet

20.9
6h 34m 38s
8º 21' 59''
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III2p
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Last visited objects: NGC 2251