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 observations2023-03-25 cluster NGC2232 will become observable at southwest as the dusk sky fades, 34° above your horizon, at 20:57. At this time, the object will be at its highest elevation. At 00:09 the object will sink below the horizon at west.
NGC2232 on the sky map
|Right ascension||6h 27m 15s|
|Declination||-4° 45′ 30″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|