NGC 2180
DSS image of NGC 2180
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 2180, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 2180

Type  Open Cluster
Right Ascension  6h 9' 36.2"  (2000)
Declination  4° 42' 42" N
Constellation  Orion
Description  Cl, pRi, lC, st L & S
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jan 26, 2020    Kaʻohe, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 60x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Large, bright, poor, coarse, fully resolved, a loose clump of brighter 8-10 magnitude stars in a rich starfield
Other Data Sources for NGC 2180
Nearby objects for NGC 2180

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NGC 2180