The Clown Nebula (NGC2392)

Image of the Clown Nebula
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , the Clown Nebula is visible between 18:24 and 04:49. It will become accessible around 18:24, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:36, 71° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:49 when it sinks below 21° above your western horizon.

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Name The Clown Nebula (NGC2392)
Object type Planetary nebula
Other names
The Clown Nebula
The Eskimo Nebula
The Clown Face Nebula
C 39[2]
NGC 2392[1]
Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:9.90 (V) [2]
10.12 (B) [1]
10.87 (J) [1]
10.92 (H) [1]
10.94 (K) [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.51
Right ascension:07h29m [1]
Declination:+20°54' [1]
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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