NGC 2175

Alt. Designations: NGC 2175
Object Type: open cluster
Constellation: Orion
Distance: 6.35 kly
Right Ascension: 06h 09m 38.6s
Declination: +20° 29´ 18"
Visual Magnitude: 6.8
Apparent Dimension: 18.0´ Dia.
Best Month To View: Dec

Open Cluster NGC 2175 is an open cluster in the Orion constellation. NGC 2175 is at a distance of about 6,350 light years away from Earth. The nebula surrounding it is Sharpless catalog Sh 2-252.