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Nebula, NGC 2174 & NGC 2175
NGC 2174 is an H II emission nebula located in the constellation Orion and is
associated with the open star cluster
NGC 2175. It is thought to be located about 6400 light-years away from earth.
The nebula may have formed through
hierarchical collapse. Text from
Image taken with the Tele Vue Genesis SDF at f/5.4 and an SBIG ST-2000XM camera
using the Hubble Palette.
This is a finished product of 10x5 minute exposures in Ha, OIII and SII.