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IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros

IC 2177 is a Reflection Nebula in the Monoceros constellation. IC 2177 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

IC 2177
Reflection Nebula
Monoceros
Available Resources for IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros

Apparent size of IC 2177

The following table reports IC 2177 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of IC 2177 is a visual representation of it.
20 arcmin
20 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2177

The image below is a photograph of IC 2177 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.66666666666667x0.66666666666667 degrees (40x40 arcmins).

Image of IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros star
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DSS2 image of IC 2177 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (20 arcmin) and minor (20 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2177

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2177 are provided in the following table:

07h 04m 36s
-10° 28’ 15”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2177 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros.

Finder chart IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros.

Rise ans set times of IC 2177 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

Today's IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change] are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 100.5°
Max altitude: 28.0°
Azimuth: 259.5°
IC 2177 - Reflection Nebula in Monoceros is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom