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

Bright Nebula NGC 346 Bright Nebula in Tucana Constellation

Size: 5.2' Magnitude: 10.3 Also known as ESO 51-SC10
Credit: NASA, ESA and A. Nota (ESA/STScI, STScI/AURA)
Uploaded by antero NSW, Australia
Size: 3,922 × 4,013 px
Visual Field: 2.0º
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Size: 3,326 × 2,504 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
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Size: 4,096 × 4,096 px
Visual Field: 2.0º
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Visual Field: 0.6º
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Visual Field: 0.4º
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Size: 3,322 × 2,519 px
Visual Field: 1.0º

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-72º 11' 00''
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