Caldwell C85 - Omicron Velorum Cluster
Caldwell object C85 also known as the Omicron Velorum Cluster is a open cluster located within the constellation Vela.
Caldwell C85 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 2.5*, and can be viewed with naked eye. It is 50° in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- Omicron Velorum Cluster
- open cluster
- IC 2391
- naked eye
- 08 40.2
- -53 04'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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