Christmas Tree Cluster (NGC 2264)
The Christmas Tree Cluster, which was named by L. S. Copeland, and the Cone Nebula were both discovered by William Herschel in 1783.
NGC 2264 may be physically associated with the Rosette Nebula, a faint bridge of faint nebulosity possibly linking the two.
Related category• NEBULAE AND STAR CLUSTERS
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