NGC2359 - Thor's Helmet

Credits: Keith Turnecliff, Long Itchington.

NGC2359, also known as Thor's Helmet, is an emission nebula.

Facts about NGC2359 by Keith Turnecliff

It is located 11,960 light years from Earth.

This star chart represents a view from Long Itchington for early February at 10pm.
Credits: Image courtesy of Starry Night Pro Plus 8, researched and implemented by Keith Turnecliff.