|Object NGC 2659 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2659 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Velorum|
Type: III3m -
The angular dimensions: 15.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h42m36s; Dec= -45°0'0"
Other names of the object NGC 2659 : OCL 752, ESO 260-SC3
Nearby objects: NGC 2657
, NGC 2658
, NGC 2660
, NGC 2661
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