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Observatory Parameters
Nov 20
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:39 18:46

Open Cluster NGC 6997 Open Cluster in Cygnus Constellation

Size: 8' Magnitude: 10.0 Also known as OCL 197
Credit: NGC/IC Project
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Visual Field: 1.2º
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Visual Field: 2.0º
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Visual Field: 1.9º
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Visual Field: 1.9º
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Hourly Elevation Nov 20

Open Cluster NGC 6997 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

20h 56m 30s
44º 39' 00''
III2p -
Last visited objects: NGC 6997

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