The Cocoon Nebula (Open Cluster)

Image of Cocoon Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , Cocoon Nebula is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:34 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 54° above your eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:49, 53° above your western horizon.

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Name Cocoon Nebula
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
C 19
IC 5146
Cr 470
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:10.00 (V)[3]
7.82 (B)[2]
B-V Color (mag):0.62
Right ascension:21h53m [2]
Declination:+47°16' [2]
Distance:852.0 parsec
2777.5 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):0.35

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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