100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Diffuse Nebula Sh 2-279 Diffuse Nebula in Orion Constellation

Size: 20' Magnitude: N/A
Uploaded by Yarosia
Size: 1,080 × 1,620 px
Visual Field: 1.3º
Uploaded by Suabelis
Size: 3,207 × 2,382 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
Uploaded by richchristy
Size: 1,770 × 1,970 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by Josef
Size: 3,891 × 2,562 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
ISO: 800
Uploaded by dcbricker TX, United States
Size: 3,420 × 4,656 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
Uploaded by antero
Size: 3,965 × 2,900 px
Visual Field: 1.0º

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload Your Astrophotography
View all...

Telescope Simulator

Check how Diffuse Nebula Sh 2-279 would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off
Re-center

Hourly Elevation Jan 20

Diffuse Nebula Sh 2-279 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Maximum Elevation º at hrs.
Rise: hrs.   Set: hrs.

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Diffuse Nebula Sh 2-279 at hours

Data Sheet

N/A
5h 31m 59s
-4º 48' 59''
N/A
Emission -
N/A
Last visited objects: Sh 2-279

Astronomy Quote of the Day

“If somebody had said before the flight, "Are you going to get carried away looking at the Earth from the moon?" I would have say, "No, no way." But yet when I first looked back at the Earth, standing on the moon, I cried.” Alan Shepard, Astronaut
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.