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Messier M50

M50 (NGC 2323) is a Open Cluster located in the constellation Monocerus, is best viewed during Winter, and is magnitude 7. The naked eye can see magnitude 6 objects (magnitude 8 under ideal dark sky conditions). It is 16' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size, or 1/2°.

      1. Name:
      2. N/A
      1. Type:
      2. Open Cluster
      1. NGC:
      2. 2323
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 7
      1. Size:
      2. 16'
      1. RA:
      2. 7h 3.2m
      1. Dec:
      2. -8 20'
      1. Season:
      2. Winter

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