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Catalogue and alternative designations NGC 2065 (at centre)


Type Open Cluster 
Position 05 37 36.5, -70 14 09
Constellation Mensa
Camera and Telescope STXL6303 and 36.8 cm Ritchey Chretien
Focal Ratio F9
Exposure Details LHaRGB 160:150:135:150:150  all unbinned with Astrodon series 2 filters
Description NGC 2065 (centre of the frame) is just one of several LMC open clusters in this area.  Almost as large and bright is NGC 2058 to the right.  NGC 2065 is magnitude 11.0 and about 1.5' x 1.5' in diameter.