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Observatory Parameters
Oct 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
08:02 19:18

Pacman Nebula · NGC 281 Diffuse Nebula in Cassiopeia Constellation

Size: 4' Magnitude: 7.4 Also known as IC 11, Sh 2-184
Uploaded by Roelof CN, Spain
Size: 942 × 721 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
ISO: 800
Uploaded by Francesco_Pelizzo
Size: 2,625 × 3,346 px
Visual Field: 0.9º
Uploaded by Martin_Dufour
Size: 3,338 × 2,272 px
Visual Field: 1.6º
Uploaded by Martin_Dufour
Size: 4,520 × 3,616 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
Uploaded by Martin_Dufour QC, Canada
Size: 4,520 × 3,616 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
Uploaded by Nils_Vest
Size: 1,024 × 725 px
Visual Field: 1.0º

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Pacman Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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19.0
0h 52m 59s
56º 36' 59''
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