The open star cluster NGC 2547 in the constellation of Vela

This chart shows the constellation of Vela (The Sail). Most of the stars that can be seen in a dark sky with the unaided eye are marked. The location of the star cluster NGC 2547 is indicated. It can easily be seen by using a small telescope.

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ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Id:eso1316b
Type:Artwork
Release date:27 March 2013, 12:00
Related releases:eso1316
Size:3338 x 3346 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 2547
Type:Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Category:Illustrations

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