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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Planetary Nebula NGC 246 Planetary Nebula in Cetus Constellation

Size: 4.1' Magnitude: 10.9 Also known as C 56, PK 118-74.1
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Mark Sansom VIC, Australia
Size: 2,048 × 1,593 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
ISO: 25,600
Uploaded by Tom_Wildoner PA, United States
Size: 3,970 × 2,950 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
ISO: 5,000
Uploaded by Magnus
Size: 550 × 408 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
ISO: 1,600
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Size: 1,528 × 1,086 px
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Visual Field: 0.2º
Uploaded by Giosi_Amante
Size: 3,000 × 1,911 px
Visual Field: 0.5º

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0h 47m 03s
-11º 52' 16''
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