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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Planetary Nebula NGC 5979 Planetary Nebula in Triangulum Australe Constellation

Size: 18'' Magnitude: 11.5 Also known as ESO 136-PN3, PK 322-5.1
Credit: ESA, ESO and NASA
Credit: ESA, ESO and NASA

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17.5
15h 47m 41s
-61º 13' 01''
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