NGC 2408 - Open Cluster
NGC 2408 is a Open Cluster in the Camelopardalis constellation. NGC 2408 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2408
The image below is a photograph of NGC 2408 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).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2408
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2408 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2408 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 2408 from your location
NGC 2408 - Open Cluster is circumpolar and transits at 05:16 UTC (altitude: 69.8°)