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

Bright Nebula IC 4701 Bright Nebula in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 1º x 40' Magnitude: N/A Also known as Gum 79, RCW 157
Uploaded by jasondoyle
Size: 3,775 × 2,685 px
Visual Field: 11.4º
Uploaded by galileo CL, España
Size: 5,024 × 3,304 px
Visual Field: 11.6º
ISO: 1,600
Uploaded by galileo
Size: 1,500 × 1,000 px
Visual Field: 1.6º
Uploaded by Pullaqua
Size: 3,326 × 2,504 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by Kovacs_Robert
Size: 3,993 × 6,006 px
Visual Field: 11.6º
ISO: 500
Uploaded by Miles_Zhou
Size: 2,741 × 1,824 px
Visual Field: 11.9º

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Bright Nebula IC 4701 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 15m 59s
-16º 44' 00''
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Last visited objects: IC 4701

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