|Object NGC 2261 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2261 - nebula in the constellation Monocerotis|
Type: EN+RN -
The angular dimensions: 3.00'x1.0'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h39m9.5s; Dec= 8°44'40"
Other names of the object NGC 2261 : LBN 920, Hubble's variable nebula
Nearby objects: NGC 2259
, NGC 2260
, NGC 2262
, NGC 2263
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