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NGC 2149

NGC 2149, VDB 66, Magakian 169, PP51, RNO 61, GC 5358

RA: 06h 03m 28.3s
Dec: −09° 43′ 40″

Con: Monoceros
Ch: MSA:300, U2:271, SA:11

Ref: Corwin (2004), SIMBAD, [2003A&A...399..141M]

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Type: reflection nebula

Mag: B=?, V=?

Size: ?
PA: ?

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Sulentic & Tifft (1973)

The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a diffuse nebula.

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Photo Index by Jim Lucyk: Vehrenberg's Atlas of Galactic Neb-1 p82.

Magakian T. Yu. (2003)

= VdB 66, N2149, GN 06.01.1, Other designations: PP51,RNO61

Class: C (reflection neb)

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Steve Coe

Coe, observing with a 13" f/5.6, notes: "is pretty bright, pretty small and has a brighter middle at 100X. 200X does not bring out any more detail. A grey dot in a very nice field."

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