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Observatory Parameters
May 27
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
18:35 04:54

Bright Nebula NGC 6480 Bright Nebula in Scorpius Constellation

Size: 5' Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as ESO 456-?13
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

24.1
17h 54m 23s
-30º 27' 00''
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