The dark nebula B 17

Image of B 17
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , B 17 is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 00:33 (PDT), when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 58° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:46.

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Name B 17
Object Type Dark Nebula
Position
Constellation:Perseus
Right ascension:04h32m [1]
Declination:+46°31' [1]

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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