NGC 3036 - Open Cluster in Carina
NGC 3036 is a Open Cluster in the Carina constellation. NGC 3036 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.
See also NGC 3036 rise and set times.
Apparent size of NGC 3036The following table reports NGC 3036 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 3036 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 3036
The image below is a photograph of NGC 3036 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 3036
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 3036 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 3036 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.