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NGC 2068

NGC 2068
Object NGC 2068 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

M78, NGC2068 - nebula in the constellation Orionis
Type: RN -
The angular dimensions: 8.00'x6.0'
magnitude: B=8.0m
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h46m45s; Dec= 0°4'48"
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2068: 1.6 thousand light years;
Other names of the object NGC 2068 : M 78, DG 80

Nearby objects: NGC 2066, NGC 2067, NGC 2069, NGC 2070

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