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NGC 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus

NGC 5359 is a Open Cluster in the Circinus constellation. NGC 5359 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

NGC 5359
Open Cluster
Circinus
Available Resources for NGC 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus

Apparent size of NGC 5359

The following table reports NGC 5359 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 5359 is a visual representation of it.
5.4 arcmin
5.4 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 5359

The image below is a photograph of NGC 5359 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 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus star
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DSS2 image of NGC 5359 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (5.4 arcmin) and minor (5.4 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 5359

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 5359 are provided in the following table:

14h 00m 10s
-70° 23’ 31”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 5359 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 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus.

Finder chart NGC 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus.

Rise ans set times of NGC 5359 from your location

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

NGC 5359 - Open Cluster in Circinus is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]