The dark nebula B 47

Image of B 47
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , B 47 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:48 (EST) and reaching an altitude of 24° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:27.

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Name B 47
Object Type Dark Nebula
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Right ascension:16h59m [1]
Declination:-22°38' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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