Basic object information
Name: NGC 2354
Type of object: Open cluster
Magnitude: 6.5
Size: 20.0'
Number of stars: 100
Magnitude of brightest star: 9.1
Object classification: III 2 m
Description: Cl,cRi,lC

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 07h 14m 18.0s
Declination: -25 44' 00"

Constellation: Canis Major

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
Date/Time: 13/14.4.2004 22:48


Telescope: Newton 110/805mm

Magn: 64x

Filter:

Field: 47'

NE Lim.mag: 5,3

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 3

Height: 20
Visuality: I

Weather: +17˚C, windy

A poor and modest cluster in these skies. Less than 10 stars were visible with 64x.

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