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Observatory Parameters
Dec 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
06:34 16:44
New Moon:Tomorrow!

Running Chicken Nebula · IC 2944 Bright Nebula in Centaurus Constellation

Size: 1º x 35' Magnitude: 4.5 Also known as C 100, Cr 249
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Size: 3,267 × 2,451 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
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Size: 2,761 × 2,066 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
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Size: 3,013 × 3,013 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 3,056 × 3,056 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 3,003 × 1,977 px
Visual Field: 1.5º
Uploaded by Uri Abraham
Size: 3,293 × 4,101 px
Visual Field: 0.9º

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Running Chicken Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
11h 37m 54s
-63º 20' 59''
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III 3 mn -
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Last visited objects: Running Chicken Nebula

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