The Flaming Star Nebula (IC405)

Image of the Flaming Star Nebula
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 50 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , the Flaming Star Nebula is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:06 (EST), 56° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:56, 83° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:54, when it sinks below 21° above your north-western horizon.

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Name The Flaming Star Nebula (IC405)
Object type Nebula
Other names
The Flaming Star Nebula
C 31[2]
IC 405[1]
Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:6.00 (V) [2]
10.00 (B) [1]
Right ascension:05h16m [1]
Declination:+34°21' [1]
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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