NGC 2361 - Nebula in Canis Major
NGC 2361 is a Nebula in the Canis Major constellation. NGC 2361 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.
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 2361
The image below is a photograph of NGC 2361 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 2361
Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 2361 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 2361 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.