General informationOpen Cluster NGC2451 has the magnitude of 3 and is placed in Puppis constellation. The cluster's apparent sizes are 50 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observations2024-02-27 cluster NGC2451 will rise at southeast at 18:58 and will sink below the horizon at southwest at 00:56. Maximum elevation, 15° above horizon, will be reached at 21:21, when cluster will be placed at south.
NGC2451 on the sky map
|7h 45m 24s
|-37° 58′ 0″
|New General Catalogue (NGC)
|International Catalogue (IC)