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Object reference Size Shape Visual Scale Telescope used
NGC 2683 medium thin oval
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2549 small thin oval
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2273 small circular
1
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2537 small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2798 very small thin oval
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2782 small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2832 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2712 very small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2776 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2337 very small circular
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2493 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2446 very small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2340 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2844 very small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2344 very small circular
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2488 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2534 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 2778 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2320 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2329 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2469 very small circular
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 2415 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch

This table is sorted by visual scale and then size.

Other notes

Best placed from early winter to early summer.

Lynx has galactic co-ordinates of approximately 170, 30.

So when you look at this constellation you are looking above the galactic plane above the Perseus arm of our spiral galaxy.

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