Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2455
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 10.2
Size: 15.0'
Number of stars: 50
Magnitude of brightest star: 12.0
Object classification: III 2 p Description: Cl,cL,pRi,lC,st12

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 07h 49m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -21 18' 00"

Constellation: Puppis

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Tocodoman, Gran Canary, Spain
Date/Time: 4/5.2.2005 0:00

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 107x


Field: 28'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 40
Visuality: II
Weather: +10C, windy

Somewhat compressed, poor group of 10-12 mag stars.