General informationNGC2099 is the open cluster at magnitude 6 that is placed in Auriga constellation and has apparent size of 24 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observations2024-02-27 cluster NGC2099 will become observable at south as the dusk sky fades, 83° above your horizon, at 19:29. At this time, the object will be at its highest elevation. At 03:32 the object will sink below the horizon at northwest.
Messier M37 on the sky map
|5h 52m 18s
|32° 33′ 12″
|New General Catalogue (NGC)
|International Catalogue (IC)
|Nearest objects with greater magnitude
|H IV 19
|H III 64