C49 - Rosette Nebula
Caldwell 49 (NGC 2237) also known as the Rosette Nebula is a diffuse nebula located within the constellation Monoceros.
C49 is best viewed during Winter, is magnitude 9*, and can be viewed with large binoculars. It is 80 x 60' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- Rosette Nebula
- diffuse nebula
- large binoculars
- 80 x 60'
- 06 32.3
- +05 03'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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