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

Diffuse Nebula Sh 2-240 Diffuse Nebula in Taurus Constellation

Size: 3.3º x 3º Magnitude: N/A
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Visual Field: 2.1º
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Visual Field: 2.3º
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Visual Field: 4.6º
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Visual Field: 2.4º
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Diffuse Nebula Sh 2-240 as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

5h 39m 05s
28º 00' 00''
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Last visited objects: Sh 2-240

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