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Observatory Parameters
Apr 25
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:28 04:10

Omega Centauri · NGC 5139 Globular Cluster in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 55' Magnitude: 5.3 Also known as ESO 270-SC11, C 80, GCL 24
Credit: ESO
Uploaded by Diego_Colonnello
Size: 4,197 × 3,259 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
Uploaded by macdude67
Size: 3,352 × 2,532 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
Uploaded by Daniel Das Airas Buenos Aires, Argentina
Size: 2,272 × 1,513 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
Uploaded by nmogk AZ, United States
Size: 3,775 × 2,497 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
Uploaded by Gerhard_Engelbrecht NW, South Africa
Size: 3,537 × 2,358 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
Uploaded by kosborn
Size: 2,048 × 1,367 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
ISO: 800

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Hourly Elevation Apr 25

Omega Centauri as seen from Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
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Data Sheet

13h 26m 47s
-47º 28' 51''
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