General informationNGC2422 is the open cluster at magnitude 4 that is placed in Puppis constellation and has apparent size of 30 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observationsTonight, 2021-01-18, cluster NGC2422 will become observable at east as the dusk sky fades, 2° above your horizon, at 18:49. At 05:06 the object will sink below the horizon at west. Maximum elevation, 37° above horizon, will be reached at 23:51, when cluster will be placed at south.
Messier M47 on the sky map
|Right ascension||7h 36m 35s|
|Declination||-14° 29′ 0″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|