Caldwell C64 - Mexican Jumping Star
Caldwell object C64 also known as the Mexican Jumping Star is a open cluster located within the constellation Canis Major.
Caldwell C64 is best viewed during Winter, is magnitude 4.1*, and can be viewed with naked eye. It is 8° in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- Mexican Jumping Star
- open cluster
- Canis Major
- naked eye
- 07 18.8
- -24 57'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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