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NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros

Altitude: -32.3°   Azimuth: 344.1°   Direction: North-North-West

NGC 2237 is a Nebula in the Monoceros constellation. NGC 2237 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.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 2237 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 2.6666666666667x2.6666666666667 degrees (160x160 arcmins).

Image of NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros star
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DSS2 image of NGC 2237 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (80 arcmin) and minor (50 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 2237

NGC 2237
Nebula
Monoceros

NGC 2237 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -32.3°
Azimuth: 344.1°
Direction: North-North-West

See also NGC 2237 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros

Apparent size of NGC 2237

The following table reports NGC 2237 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 2237 is a visual representation of it.
80 arcmin
50 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 2237

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2237 are provided in the following table:

06h 30m 55s
+05° 02’ 57”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2237 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 NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros.

Finder chart NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros.

Rise and set times of NGC 2237 from your location

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

Today's NGC 2237 (Rosette A) - Nebula in Monoceros rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 85.0°
Max altitude: 43.6°
Azimuth: 275.0°