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, 2021-01-18, cluster NGC2232 will become observable at southeast as the dusk sky fades, 21° above your horizon, at 18:49. At 04:31 the object will sink below the horizon at west. Maximum elevation, 48° above horizon, will be reached at 22:42, 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)|