Object NGC 2437 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|M46, NGC2437 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Puppis|
Type: III2m -
The angular dimensions: 20.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 7h41m46.8s; Dec= -14°48'36"
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2437: 5.4 thousand light years;
Other names of the object NGC 2437 : M 46, OCL 601
Nearby objects: NGC 2435
, NGC 2436
, NGC 2438
, NGC 2439
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