Object NGC 2866 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2866 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Velorum|
Type: II2p -
The angular dimensions: 20.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h22m6.5s; Dec= -51°6'8"
Other names of the object NGC 2866 : OCL 774, ESO 212-SC3
Nearby objects: NGC 2864
, NGC 2865
, NGC 2867
, NGC 2868
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