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Observatory Parameters
Nov 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:49 17:26

Orion Nebula · M 42 Diffuse Nebula in Orion Constellation

Size: 1.5º x 1º Magnitude: 4.0 Also known as NGC 1976, Sh 2-281, LBN 974
Uploaded by skyclaus SH, Germany
Size: 4,290 × 2,856 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
ISO: 6,400
Uploaded by Maxime_Daout Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Size: 5,000 × 3,334 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by Phillip_Klein
Size: 1,812 × 1,280 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
Uploaded by Tiago_Narciso
Size: 4,948 × 3,300 px
Visual Field: 1.6º
ISO: 1,600
Uploaded by SteveBz
Size: 4,310 × 2,868 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
Uploaded by Archer
Size: 1,016 × 950 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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Orion Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

22.0
5h 35m 17s
-5º 22' 59''
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