Basic object information
Object name: NGC 2353
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 7.1
Size: 18.0'
Number of stars: 30
Magnitude of brightest star: 9.2
Object classification: II 2 p
Description: Cl,L,lC,one vB*
Notes: H VIII 34;In CMa OB1

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 07h 14m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -10 16' 00"

Constellation: Monoceros

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Mirador de los Andenes (2270 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 1/2.4.2008 21:45

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x


Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 7.2

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 1

Height: 38
Visuality: I
Weather: +8C

A moderate cluster (including three nice doubles) in Monoceros.