NGC : NGC2232

Celestial motion
Date: 2022-08-15
Astronomical night: 21:46 - 04:46 (GMT -5)
NGC2232 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
Rise03:0994° (East)
SetDawn18°110° (East)
Maximum elevation

04:45

18°

110° (East)

Elevation

NGC2232 Celestial motion
Information about NGC2232

General information

NGC2232 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 observations

Tonight, 2022-08-15, cluster NGC2232 will rise at east at 03:09 and will be observable until fading from view as dawn breaks. This time (04:46) the object will be placed at east. Maximum elevation, 18° above horizon, will be reached at 04:45, when cluster will be placed at east.
 

NGC2232 on the sky map

NGC2232 on the sky map
Object type

Open Cluster

Alternative names

Constellation

Monoceros

Magnitude

4

Apparent size30'
Right ascension6h 27m 15s
Declination-4° 45′ 30″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC2232

International Catalogue (IC)