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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
TimezoneEurope/London
Sunrise: 4:53 
Transit: 12:55 
Sunset: 20:59
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NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor

Altitude: -35.9°   Azimuth: 216.3°   Direction: South-West

NGC 2132 is a Open Cluster in the Pictor constellation. NGC 2132 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2132 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2132 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (7.8 arcmin) and minor (7.8 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 2132

NGC 2132
Open Cluster
Pictor

NGC 2132 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Altitude: -35.9°
Azimuth: 216.3°
Direction: South-West

See also NGC 2132 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor

Apparent size of NGC 2132

The following table reports NGC 2132 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 2132 is a visual representation of it.
7.8 arcmin
7.8 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2132

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2132 are provided in the following table:

05h 55m 44s
-59° 55’ 40”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2132 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor.

Finder chart NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor.

Rise and set times of NGC 2132 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

NGC 2132 - Open Cluster in Pictor is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom