|Object NGC 2478 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2478 - 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"
Other names of the object NGC 2478 : M 47, NGC 2422, OCL 596
Nearby objects: NGC 2476
, NGC 2477
, NGC 2479
, NGC 2480
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