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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.

NGC 2408
Open Cluster
Camelopardalis
  • NGC 2408 is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. Its current altitude is 42° above the horizon. See also rise and set times.
Available Resources for NGC 2408 - Open Cluster

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).

Image of NGC 2408 - Open Cluster star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2408 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2408

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2408 are provided in the following table:

07h 40m 32s
+71° 40’ 05”

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°.

Finder chart NGC 2408 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2408 - Open Cluster.

Finder chart NGC 2408 - Open Cluster star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2408 - Open Cluster.

Rise ans set times of NGC 2408 from your location

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

NGC 2408 - Open Cluster is circumpolar and transits at 05:16 UTC (altitude: 69.8°)