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Observatory Parameters
Jan 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Dark Nebula LDN 896 Dark Nebula in Cygnus Constellation

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Visual Field: 0.5º
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Size: 4,560 × 3,991 px

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Dark Nebula LDN 896 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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20h 39m 59s
42º 00' 00''
3 Ir -
Last visited objects: LDN 896

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