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NGC 2265 - Open Cluster

NGC 2265 is a Open Cluster in the Gemini constellation. NGC 2265 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

NGC 2265
Open Cluster
Gemini
  • NGC 2265 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 50° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 2265 - Open Cluster

Apparent size of NGC 2265

The following table reports NGC 2265 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 2265 is a visual representation of it.
4.5 arcmin
4.5 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2265

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2265 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 2265 - Open Cluster star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2265 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (4.5 arcmin) and minor (4.5 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2265

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2265 are provided in the following table:

06h 41m 42s
+11° 54’ 16”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2265 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 2265 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2265 - Open Cluster.

Finder chart NGC 2265 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2265 - Open Cluster.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2265 from your location

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

Today's NGC 2265 - Open Cluster rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 78.1°
Max altitude: 50.4°
Azimuth: 281.9°
NGC 2265 - Open Cluster is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom