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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Ashburn
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06:59 17:03
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Retina Nebula · IC 4406 Planetary Nebula in Lupus Constellation

Size: 1.8' Magnitude: 10.2 Also known as ESO 272-PN6, AM 1419-435, PK 319+15.1

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Retina Nebula as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

20.1
14h 22m 26s
-44º 09' 01''
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