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Observatory Parameters
Dec 15
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
04:43 15:27

Coalsack Nebula · C 99 Dark Nebula in Crux Constellation

Size: 7º x 5º Magnitude: N/A
Uploaded by Marcelo Alves RJ, Brazil
Size: 5,184 × 3,456 px
Visual Field: 3.3º
ISO: 1,600
Uploaded by HERITON
Size: 4,252 × 3,423 px
Visual Field: 23.8º
Uploaded by Herbert_W
Size: 1,206 × 1,808 px
Visual Field: 23.4º
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Size: 1,824 × 1,221 px
Visual Field: 12.3º
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Size: 4,290 × 2,856 px
Uploaded by SeijiPhotoArt
Size: 3,829 × 2,383 px
Visual Field: 7.4º

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Hourly Elevation Dec 15

Coalsack Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

12h 52m 59s
-63º 00' 00''
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