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

Dark Nebula B 42 Dark Nebula in Ophiuchus Constellation

Size: 20' x 6' Magnitude: N/A Also known as LDN 1696
Uploaded by rapalarapala Región Metropolitana, Chile
Size: 1,353 × 2,048 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by Sungrazer
Size: 3,326 × 2,504 px
Uploaded by Salvatore_Cozza
Size: 3,200 × 2,118 px
Visual Field: 1.1º

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Dark Nebula B 42 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 25m 29s
-23º 25' 59''
6 Ir -
Last visited objects: B 42

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