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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Bright Nebula NGC 2023 Bright Nebula in Orion Constellation

Size: 10' x 8' Magnitude: N/A Also known as LBN 953
Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA 
Uploaded by Gerald_Evans Abruzzo, Italy
Size: 2,183 × 1,440 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
ISO: 800
Uploaded by Alexander_Ax NRW, Germany
Size: 1,391 × 1,039 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by Moccers Western Cape, South Africa
Size: 5,820 × 3,780 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
ISO: 200
Uploaded by Vittorio_Liberti Veneto, Italy
Size: 4,656 × 3,520 px
Visual Field: 0.9º
Uploaded by Chris_Howard
Size: 1,024 × 761 px
Uploaded by Alex_Yezkhov
Size: 1,376 × 1,018 px
Visual Field: 0.5º

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Bright Nebula NGC 2023 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

5h 41m 35s
-2º 16' 00''
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Last visited objects: NGC 2023

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