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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Cocoon Nebula · IC 5146 Diffuse Nebula in Cygnus Constellation

Size: 20' x 10' Magnitude: 10.0 Also known as Sh 2-125, C 19
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Visual Field: 0.6º
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Visual Field: 0.3º
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Hourly Elevation Nov 21

Cocoon Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21h 53m 23s
47º 15' 59''
IV 2 p n -
Last visited objects: Cocoon Nebula

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