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Observatory Parameters
Jan 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
11:04 23:52

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
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Size: 3,415 × 2,281 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by Yabu_Gaille
Size: 3,415 × 2,281 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by John_Dias
Size: 2,573 × 1,702 px
Visual Field: 12.2º
Uploaded by Bruce_Feagle CA, United States
Size: 4,515 × 3,378 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
ISO: 640
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Size: 1,650 × 1,586 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
Uploaded by Bruce_Feagle CA, United States
Size: 3,216 × 4,195 px
Visual Field: 1.2º

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Orion Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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5h 35m 17s
-5º 22' 59''
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