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Observatory Parameters
Dec 18
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:27 17:29

Planetary Nebula NGC 3242 Planetary Nebula in Hydra Constellation

Size: 1.1' Magnitude: 7.7 Also known as ESO 568-PN5, C 59, PK 261+32.1
Credit: Bruce Balick and Jason Alexander (University of Washington), Arsen Hajian (U.S. Naval Observatory), Yervant Terzian (Cornell University ), , Mario Perinotto (University of Florence), Patrizio Patriarchi (Arcetri Observatory) and NASA/ESA
Uploaded by Pedro Borja Región de Valparaíso, Chile
Size: 5,026 × 4,137 px
Visual Field: 0.1º
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Size: 640 × 556 px
Visual Field: 0.1º
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Size: 779 × 581 px
Visual Field: 0.2º
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Uploaded by Jerry Armstrong Hardap, Namibia
Size: 3,600 × 2,400 px
ISO: 6,400
Credit: Howard Bond (ST ScI) and NASA/ESA

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16.5
10h 24m 46s
-18º 38' 31''
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