|Object NGC 2422 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|M47, NGC2422 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Puppis|
Type: III2m -
The angular dimensions: 25.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 7h36m35s; Dec= -14°28'47"
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2422: 1.6 thousand light years;
Other names of the object NGC 2422 : M 47, NGC 2478, OCL 596
Nearby objects: NGC 2420
, NGC 2421
, NGC 2423
, NGC 2424
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