NGC 2170

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NGC 2170
Reflection nebula
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NGC 2170 (upper left) imaged with a 32-inch telescope
Credit: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona
Observation data: J2000 epoch
Right ascension 06h 07m 31,3s[1]
Declination −06° 23′ 53″[1]
Apparent dimensions (V) 2.0' x 2.0'[1]
Constellation Monoceros
See also: Lists of nebulae

NGC 2170 is a reflection nebula in the constellation Monoceros. It was discovered on October 16, 1784 by William Herschel.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d Seligman, Courtney. "Celestial Atlas: NGC Objects: NGC 2150 - 2199". cseligman.com. Archived from the original on 9 July 2015. Retrieved 9 July 2015.