NGC 2175 with NGC 2174 in Orion
Right Ascension = 06 : 09 : 23.7 (h:m:s), Declination =
+20 :39 : 34 (deg:m:s)
Magnitude =na, Size = 40x30 arc minutes
NGC 2175 is a very large roughly circular emission nebula which also includes
NGC 2174 and IC 2159, and a star cluster which has
inherited the NGC number, though there is no mention of it in the discovery
notes. (The NGC / IC Project, http://www.ngcic.org/)
optics: C8 adapter: Fastar date: 11042003 time: 02:22:00 exposure: L:5min, RGB 2x5min each
resolution: Full (640x480) guiding: st4 and C102 @ f10
acquisition: SBIG ST-237 camera, individual images software: SBIG CCDDOS
Autodark added to each rgb. Softly sharpened each rgb
in CCDOPS. 30% luminance added and minor enhancements in Photoshop v6.1.
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