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Observatory Parameters
Jan 22
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:32 22:49

Diffuse Nebula NGC 6820 Diffuse Nebula in Vulpecula Constellation

Size: 40' x 30' Magnitude: 15.0 Also known as Sh 2-86, LBN 135
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Tom_Wildoner PA, United States
Size: 3,709 × 2,647 px
Visual Field: 3.5º
ISO: 2,500
Uploaded by Carlesa25
Size: 2,111 × 1,427 px
Visual Field: 1.2º
Uploaded by rigel123
Size: 1,239 × 995 px
Visual Field: 0.6º
Uploaded by Lutz BW, Germany
Size: 2,838 × 2,328 px
Visual Field: 0.5º
Uploaded by Marcello_Granieri
Size: 1,039 × 1,039 px
Uploaded by Jeff_Lucas
Size: 4,284 × 3,262 px
Visual Field: 0.4º

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19h 43m 06s
23º 16' 59''
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Last visited objects: NGC 6820

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