NGC 2171 - Other Classification in Mensa
NGC 2171 is a Other Classification in the Mensa constellation. NGC 2171 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere.
See also NGC 2171 rise and set times.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2171
The image below is a photograph of NGC 2171 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 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2171
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2171 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2171 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.