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Observatory Parameters
Feb 24
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
12:22 02:05

Bright Nebula M 78 Bright Nebula in Orion Constellation

Size: 8' x 6' Magnitude: 8.0 Also known as NGC 2068
Uploaded by wannaberocker
Size: 3,305 × 2,115 px
Visual Field: 1.1º
Uploaded by Clive_Roberts
Size: 3,784 × 2,472 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
Uploaded by Bruce_Feagle CA, United States
Size: 3,520 × 3,654 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 3,306 × 2,481 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 3,231 × 2,371 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by Tiago_Narciso
Size: 4,676 × 3,176 px
Visual Field: 1.4º
ISO: 1,600

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Data Sheet

20.8
5h 46m 48s
0º 04' 59''
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Last visited objects: M 78

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