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

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 Benklerk
Size: 4,752 × 3,059 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 3,915 × 3,345 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 5,166 × 3,405 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
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Size: 4,051 × 3,033 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
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Size: 2,982 × 1,959 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
Uploaded by HERITON PR, Brazil
Size: 5,669 × 3,685 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
ISO: 12,800

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Omega Centauri as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

13h 26m 47s
-47º 28' 51''
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