Object NGC 2309 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2309 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Monocerotis|
Type: II2m -
The angular dimensions: 5.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h56m3.6s; Dec= -7°10'28"
Other names of the object NGC 2309 : OCL 557
Nearby objects: NGC 2307
, NGC 2308
, NGC 2310
, NGC 2311
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