General informationNGC2232 is the open cluster at magnitude 4 that is placed in Monoceros 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, 2022-01-20, cluster NGC2232 will become observable at southeast as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your horizon, at 19:14. At 04:46 the object will sink below the horizon at west. Maximum elevation, 49° above horizon, will be reached at 22:56, when cluster will be placed at south.
NGC2232 on the sky map
|Right ascension||6h 27m 15s|
|Declination||-4° 45′ 30″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|