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NGC 2421

Proper NamesNone
Messier NumberNone
NGC/IC NumberNGC 2421
ConstellationPuppis
Right Ascension7h 36m 58s
Declination-20° 38'
Distancec.6,200 light years
c.1,900 parsecs
MagnitudeApparent: +9.0
Absolute: -2.4
DiameterApparent: 8'
Actual: 14 light years
Number of Starsc. 70
Optimum VisibilityJanuary / February

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