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Weather for Jul 26 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
09:39 22:44

Bright Nebula NGC 1985 Bright Nebula in Auriga Constellation

Size: 42'' Magnitude: 12.5 Also known as PK 176+0.1
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Hourly Elevation Jul 26

Maximum elevation of Bright Nebula NGC 1985 occurs at 10:27 hours

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Early February

Data Sheet

5h 37m 48s
31º 59' 00''
Last visited objects: NGC 1985