NGC 2362

Diamond in Canis Major

NGC 2362
NGC 2362

Diamond in the Canis Maior – NGC2362 open cluster

Date: 2012-02-29
Location: Nagyvarsány/Hungary

Telescope: 140/880 (homemade) Newtonian telescope, Magn.: 88X, Fov.: 30′
Media: digital drawing (Photoshop CS2)

This is a small object, but includes bright stars; approximately 4.1 magnitudes bright . NGC2362 located in the southeastern of Canis Maior, coordinates: -24°59′ 07h19′
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Clear skies!

Viktor 🙂

3 thoughts on “Diamond in Canis Major”

  1. This is my favorite open cluster and you have done a wonderful job at capturing it at the magnification you used. Well done and thanks!

  2. Viktor,

    This is a very fine sketch of a beautiful little open cluster in C. Major that is enjoyable in any scope. Very nice work.

    Frank 🙂

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