|Right Ascension||08 : 12.4 (h:m)
|Declination||-37 : 38 (deg:m)
|Visual Brightness||6.3 (mag)
|Apparent Dimension||41 (arc min)|
Discovered by Nicholas Louis de Lacaille 1751-52.
Southern open cluster NGC 2546 was discovered by Nicholas Louis de Lacaille in 1751-1752 from South Africa, and cataloged as his Lac II.4.
In the Astronomical League's Southern Sky Binocular Club list.
Last Modification: March 21, 1998