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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Cat's Paw Nebula · NGC 6334 Diffuse Nebula in Scorpius Constellation

Size: 2º x 1.8º Magnitude: N/A Also known as Sh 2-8, ESO 392-EN9, Gum 64, RCW 127
Credit: ESO/J. Emerson/VISTAAcknowledgment: Cambridge Astronomical Survey Unit
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Size: 1,952 × 1,300 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
ISO: 800
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Size: 4,008 × 2,672 px
Visual Field: 1.9º
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Size: 2,104 × 2,324 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
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Size: 4,912 × 3,185 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
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Visual Field: 2.0º
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Size: 3,653 × 2,383 px
Visual Field: 1.3º

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17h 20m 47s
-36º 05' 59''
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