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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Lambda Orionis ring · Sh 2-264 Diffuse Nebula in Orion Constellation

Size: 1.2º Magnitude: 5.0
Uploaded by KeesScherer
Size: 2,689 × 1,752 px
Visual Field: 1.8º
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Size: 4,502 × 5,638 px
Visual Field: 4.1º
Uploaded by Tanner Kalmar län, Sweden
Size: 1,463 × 2,048 px
ISO: 3,200
Uploaded by Northern Nights
Size: 2,302 × 2,880 px
Visual Field: 2.2º

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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Lambda Orionis ring as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

5h 36m 18s
10º 00' 00''
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Last visited objects: Lambda Orionis ring

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