|Object NGC 2972 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2972 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Velorum|
Type: I1p -
The angular dimensions: 5.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h40m11.5s; Dec= -50°19'13"
Other names of the object NGC 2972 : NGC 2999, OCL 778, ESO 212-SC11
Nearby objects: NGC 2970
, NGC 2971
, NGC 2973
, NGC 2974
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