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Observatory Parameters
Jan 17
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
New Moon
07:43 17:57

Bright Nebula NGC 6857 Bright Nebula in Cygnus Constellation

Size: 48'' Magnitude: 11.4
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Uploaded by Josef
Size: 1,440 × 957 px
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Size: 1,658 × 2,075 px
Visual Field: 0.4º
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Size: 1,824 × 1,381 px
Visual Field: 0.8º
Uploaded by astroeyes Weymouth, United Kingdom
Size: 1,353 × 971 px

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Bright Nebula NGC 6857 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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20h 02m 48s
33º 30' 59''
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Last visited objects: NGC 6857

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