NGC 2170

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NGC 2170
Infrared VISTA view of a nearby star formation in Monoceros.jpg
Observation data
Right ascension 06h 07m 31,3s
Declination -06° 23' 53"
Apparent dimensions (V) 2.0' x 2.0'
Constellation Monoceros
Physical characteristics
See also: Diffuse nebula, Lists of nebulae

NGC 2170 is a reflection nebula in the constellation Monoceros. It was discovered on October 16, 1784 by William Herschel.

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