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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Cat's Eye Nebula · NGC 6543 Planetary Nebula in Draco Constellation

Size: 19.8'' Magnitude: 8.1 Also known as 7ZW 759, C 6, PK 96+29.1
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Visual Field: 0.2º
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Visual Field: 0.2º
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Visual Field: 0.2º
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Size: 3,906 × 2,698 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
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Size: 1,280 × 974 px
Visual Field: 0.5º

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Hourly Elevation Jan 22

Cat's Eye Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

17h 58m 33s
66º 38' 01''
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