|Object NGC 2257 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2257 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Doradus|
Type: OCL -
The angular dimensions: 2.20'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h30m13s; Dec= -64°19'29"
Other names of the object NGC 2257 : ESO 87-SC24, in LMC
Nearby objects: NGC 2255
, NGC 2256
, NGC 2258
, NGC 2259
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