NGC 2237
DSS image of NGC 2237
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 2237, 120' x 120' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 2237
Rosette Nebula (part)
BD +12:1177, vdB80

Type  Bright Nebula
Magnitude  8.9
Size  90' x 80'
Right Ascension  6h 30' 54.6"  (2000)
Declination  5° 2' 57" N
Constellation  Monoceros
Description  pB, vvL, dif, part of eL nebs ring ar 2239
Classification  E
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Nov 2, 2008    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
12x36 Canon Image Stabilized Binoculars @ 12x

Large! faint nebula surrounding a brighter open cluster (NGC2239), no detail noted, round, about 2° across, NGC2237 is part of the nebula also cataloged as NGC2238 and NGC2246
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NGC 2237