Object NGC 2252 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2252 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Monocerotis|
Type: IV2p -
The angular dimensions: 18.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h34m19.8s; Dec= 5°19'22"
Other names of the object NGC 2252 : OCL 514
Nearby objects: NGC 2250
, NGC 2251
, NGC 2253
, NGC 2254
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