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Observatory Parameters
Jan 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:22 18:53

Dark Nebula B 173 Dark Nebula in Cepheus Constellation

Size: 40' Magnitude: N/A Also known as LDN 1166
Uploaded by Magellen
Size: 5,208 × 3,476 px
Visual Field: 2.1º
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Size: 1,773 × 2,369 px
Visual Field: 1.1º
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Size: 1,824 × 1,373 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
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Size: 2,620 × 2,536 px
Visual Field: 2.0º

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Hourly Elevation Jan 18

Dark Nebula B 173 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22h 07m 23s
59º 10' 00''
6 Ir -
Last visited objects: B 173

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