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NGC 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans

NGC 2348 is a Open Cluster in the Volans constellation. NGC 2348 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

NGC 2348
Open Cluster
Volans
Available Resources for NGC 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans

Apparent size of NGC 2348

The following table reports NGC 2348 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 2348 is a visual representation of it.
5.7 arcmin
5.7 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2348

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2348 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 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2348 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (5.7 arcmin) and minor (5.7 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2348

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2348 are provided in the following table:

07h 03m 02s
-67° 23’ 38”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2348 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 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans.

Finder chart NGC 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2348 from your location

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

NGC 2348 - Open Cluster in Volans is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]