NGC 2024 - Nebula in Orion
NGC 2024 is a Nebula in the Orion constellation. NGC 2024 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.
See also NGC 2024 rise and set times.
Apparent size of NGC 2024The following table reports NGC 2024 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 2024 is a visual representation of it.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2024
The image below is a photograph of NGC 2024 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 1x1 degrees (60x60 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2024
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2024 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2024 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.
Rise ans set times of NGC 2024 from your location
Today's NGC 2024 - Nebula in Orion rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):