The Skull Nebula (Planetary Nebula)

Image of Skull Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Skull Nebula is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 18° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name Skull Nebula
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Other Names
C 56
NGC 246
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:8.00 (V)[2]
8.00 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:00h47m [1]
Declination:-11°52' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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