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 observationsTonight, 2021-01-18, cluster NGC2451 will rise at southeast at 20:26 and will sink below the horizon at southwest at 03:35. Maximum elevation, 15° above horizon, will be reached at 00:00, when cluster will be placed at south.
NGC2451 on the sky map
|Right ascension||7h 45m 24s|
|Declination||-37° 58′ 0″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|