The dark nebula B 51

Image of B 51
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , B 51 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 02:23, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:09, 26° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:57, 25° above your southern horizon.

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Name B 51
Object Type Dark Nebula
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Right Ascension:17h04m [1]
Declination:-22°15' [1]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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