|Object NGC 2243 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2243 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Canis Majoris|
Type: I2r -
The angular dimensions: 8.30'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h29m34.4s; Dec= -31°16'53"
Other names of the object NGC 2243 : OCL 644, ESO 426-SC16
Nearby objects: NGC 2241
, NGC 2242
, NGC 2244
, NGC 2245
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