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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Open Cluster M 46 Open Cluster in Puppis Constellation

Size: 20' Magnitude: 6.1 Also known as NGC 2437, OCL 601
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Visual Field: 0.1º
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Visual Field: 0.4º
ISO: 1,600
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Visual Field: 1.0º
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Visual Field: 0.3º
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Visual Field: 0.3º
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Visual Field: 0.6º

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Hourly Elevation Jan 19

Open Cluster M 46 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

7h 41m 46s
-14º 48' 36''
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Last visited objects: M 46

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