NGC 2245, 2247

NGC 2245, 2247

NGC 2245 & NGC 2247 are reflection nebulas in Monoceros. NGC 2245 is the fuzzy patch to the lower right, and NGC 2247 is the bright star-like object to the upper left. NGC 2247 can be seen to be slightly fuzzier than the other star images.

Image taken 26 Feb 2019. A stack of 89 30-second exposures.