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

Flame Nebula · NGC 2024 Diffuse Nebula in Orion Constellation

Size: 30' x 30' Magnitude: N/A Also known as Sh 2-277, Ced 55P
Credit: ESO/IDA/Danish 1.5 m/R. Gendler, J.-E. Ovaldsen, C. Thöne and C. Féron
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Visual Field: 1.4º
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Visual Field: 0.9º
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Flame Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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-1º 51' 00''
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