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Observatory Parameters
Sep 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:11 19:43

Omega or Swan Nebula · M 17 Diffuse Nebula in Sagittarius Constellation

Size: 11' Magnitude: 6.0 Also known as NGC 6618, Sh 2-45
Uploaded by neptun
Size: 4,302 × 2,861 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
Uploaded by Marc_Gough1
Size: 2,283 × 1,644 px
Visual Field: 0.7º
Uploaded by Tiago_Narciso
Size: 1,324 × 1,080 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
Uploaded by Ajay_Mandke Texas, United States
Size: 2,048 × 1,420 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
ISO: 200
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Size: 3,326 × 2,504 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
Uploaded by Kovacs_Robert
Size: 3,993 × 6,006 px
Visual Field: 11.6º
ISO: 500

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Hourly Elevation Sep 20

Omega or Swan Nebula as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

18h 20m 47s
-16º 10' 59''
III 3 m n: -
Last visited objects: Omega or Swan Nebula

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