The dark nebula B 74

Image of B 74
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , B 74 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:42 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:27, 24° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:48, when it sinks below 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name B 74
Object Type Dark Nebula
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Right Ascension:17h25m [1]
Declination:-24°12' [1]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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