Basic object information
Name: NGC 2039
Type of object: Unclassified
Description: Cl,vL,lRi,lC

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 05h 44m 06.0s
Declination: +8 38' 00"

Constellation: Orion

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date/Time: 9/10.3.2004 21:03

Telescope: Newton 406/1830mm

Magn: 107x


Field: 28'

NE Lim.mag: ~5.2

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 2

Height: 34
Visuality: I
Weather: -10C, northern lights

Wide and scattered cluster. Nice star chain between two 8 mag stars in NW.