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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Bright Nebula NGC 6526 Bright Nebula in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 40' Magnitude: N/A Also known as ESO 521-*N18
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Size: 2,708 × 2,168 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
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Size: 1,359 × 959 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
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Size: 2,717 × 2,167 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
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Size: 5,098 × 3,357 px
Visual Field: 1.6º
ISO: 1,600
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Visual Field: 0.7º
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Size: 3,917 × 2,563 px
Visual Field: 0.2º

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-24º 27' 00''
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