De Mairan's Nebula (Emission)

Image of De Mairan's Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 20 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , De Mairan's Nebula is visible between 20:26 and 03:58. It will become accessible at around 20:26, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:14, 45° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 03:58 when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name De Mairan's Nebula
Object Type Emission
Other Names
M 43
NGC 1982
Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:9.00 (V)[2]
9.00 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:05h35m [1]
Declination:-05°16' [1]
Distance:490.6 parsec
1599.2 lightyears [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):0.55

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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