NGC 2023
DSS image of NGC 2023
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 2023, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 2023

Type  Bright Nebula
Magnitude  9
Size  10' x 10'
Right Ascension  5h 41' 38.4"  (2000)
Declination  2° 15' 33" S
Constellation  Orion
Description  B* in M of L, lE neb
Classification  E+R
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jan 12, 2008    Hale Pohaku, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Round halo surrounding an 8th magnitude star, about 10' across, fairly evenly surrounds the star, no detail noted, fades off evenly in all directions

Andrew Cooper
Nov 23, 2006    Las Cienegas NCA, Pima Co., AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

A bright nebula surrounding the 8th magnitude star HD37903, round, no other detail, about 10' across, just off the edge of IC434 and the Horsehead B33
Other Data Sources for NGC 2023
Nearby objects for NGC 2023

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NGC 2023