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Contains:  NGC 2175, NGC 2174
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NGC 2174 in Orion, 





    
        

            flyingairedale
NGC 2174 in Orion

NGC 2174 in Orion

Technical card

Resolution: 3326x2504

Astrometry.net job: 2481029

RA center: 6h 9' 46"

DEC center: +20° 36' 10"

Pixel scale: 0.994 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.252 degrees

Field radius: 0.575

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyWest

Description

Also nicknamed the Monkey Head Nebula and catalogued as Sharpless 2-252, this emission nebula is displayed in a modified Hubble Palette (SHO). The nebula is estimated to be 6400 light years away. The open cluster accompanying this nebula is designated NGC 2175.

S: 22x1800
H: 23x1800
O: 21x1200

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NGC 2174 in Orion, 





    
        

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