100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 24
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:36 00:00

Open Cluster NGC 2420 Open Cluster in Gemini Constellation

Size: 6' Magnitude: 8.3 Also known as OCL 488
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by pacheco Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Size: 2,048 × 2,048 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
ISO: 1,600

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Open Cluster NGC 2420 would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off
Re-center

Hourly Elevation Jan 24

Open Cluster NGC 2420 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Open Cluster NGC 2420 at hours

Data Sheet

20.8
7h 38m 23s
21º 34' 27''
N/A
I2r -
N/A
Last visited objects: NGC 2420

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“Quantum physics thus reveals a basic oneness of the Universe.” Erwin Schrodinger
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.