|Object NGC 2479 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2479 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Puppis|
Type: III1m -
The angular dimensions: 11.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 7h55m6s; Dec= -17°42'28"
Other names of the object NGC 2479 : OCL 623, ESO 561-SC1
Nearby objects: NGC 2477
, NGC 2478
, NGC 2480
, NGC 2481
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