|Object NGC 2172 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2172 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Doradus|
Type: OCL -
The angular dimensions: 1.70'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h0m5.9s; Dec= -68°38'13"
Other names of the object NGC 2172 : ESO 57-SC65, in LMC
Nearby objects: NGC 2170
, NGC 2171
, NGC 2173
, NGC 2174
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