The March 2023 issue of Sky & Telescope ran an article by Richard P. Wilds on the nebulae of southern Monoceros. If you read it, you'll have seen that it featured labeled images that serve as finder charts. Here you'll find the table of data of the objects discussed in the article.

Dark and Bright Clouds in Monoceros

ObjectAlternative NameTypeSizeRADec.
NGC 2149Reflection nebula3′ × 2′06h 03.5m–09° 44′
LDN 1644Dark cloud25′06h 07.7m–05° 30′
LDN 1645Dark cloud14′ × 14′06h 06.9m–05° 40′
LDN 1646Dark cloud106′ × 106′06h 07.4m–06° 00′
NGC 2170LBN 994Reflection nebula2′ × 2′06h 07.5m–06° 24′
vdB 69Reflection nebula2′ × 2′06h 08.1m–06° 22′
vdB 68Reflection nebula4′ × 3′06h 08.1m–06° 14′
NGC 2182LBN 998Reflection nebula2.5′ × 2.5′06h 09.5m–06° 20′
NGC 2183LBN 996H II / Reflection1′ × 1′06h 10.8m–06° 13′
NGC 2185LBN 997Reflection nebula1.5′ × 1.5′06h 11.1m–06° 13′
HH 271-273Herbig-Haro objects06h 12.8m–06° 13′
Dobashi 1493Dark clouds3.9° × 3.0°06h 07.8m–07° 01′
vdB 80Reflection nebula5′ × 3′06h 31.8m–09° 40′
NGC 2316Parsamian 18Cluster / Nebula4′ × 3′06h 59.7m–07° 46′
LDN 1653-54Dark clouds68′ × 62′06h 58.6m–07° 44′
NGC 2313Parsamian 67Emission nebula06h 58.0m–07° 57′
DG 113LBN 1022Reflection nebula06h 56.0m–08° 18′
LDN 1655-56Dark clouds63′ × 51′06h 56.7m–08° 28′
Sh 2-291LBN 1020H II region9.4′ × 9.4′06h 55.4m –08° 00′
vdB 87Reflection nebula1.4′07h 00.5m–08° 52′
Sh 2-287LBN 1012Diffuse nebula12′06h 59.5m –04° 49′
LDN 1650Dark cloud8′ × 8′06h 59.5m–04° 54′
HH 227Herbig-Haro object06h 59.6m–04° 46′
IC 466Min 2-63H II region1′ × 1′07h 08.6m–04° 19′
IC 2177Reflection nebula120′ × 40′07h 05.3m–10° 38′
vdB 88LBN 1030Reflection nebula6.5′07h 01.8m  –11° 18′
NGC 2327Ced 89bReflection nebula1.5′ × 1.5′07h 04.3m –11° 18′
Sh 2-292vdB 93H II / Reflection21′07h 04.4m–10° 27′
vdB 90Parsamian Petrosian 70Reflection nebula4′07h 02.7m–11° 27′
vdB 92Ced 89aReflection nebula2′07h 03.9m–11° 34′
LDN 1657Dark cloud62′ × 62′07h 04.1m  –10° 27′
LDN 1658Dark cloud30′ × 15′07h 14.4m–11° 05′
Angular sizes and separations are from recent catalogs. Visually, an object’s size is often smaller than the cataloged value and varies according to the aperture and magnification of the viewing instrument. Right ascension and declination are for equinox 2000.0.

You can dip into several catalogs referred to in the table above.

LDN = Lynds Dark Nebulae. You'll find the original catalog in the 1962 article by Beverly T. Lynds.

LBN = Lynds Bright Nebulae. The original catalog is in a 1965 article by Beverly T. Lynds.

Doabshi. You'll find the two original Kazuhito Dobashi et al. articles in a 2005 journal paper as well as a 2013 journal paper.

vdB = van den Bergh. Sydney van den Bergh published his catalog of reflection nebulae in a 1966 journal paper.

Sh = Sharpless. Stewart Sharpless compiled a second catalog of H II regions in a 1959 journal article.


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