The planetary nebula Bow Tie Nebula

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Image of Bow Tie Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.

From Newark (click to change), Bow Tie Nebula is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight at around 05:40, 33° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible at around 20:17 (EDT), 32° above your northern horizon.

Name Bow Tie Nebula
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Other Names
C 2
NGC 40
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Brightness (V):Mag 11.0
Right Ascension:00h13m
Declination:+72°31'

Newark

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40.74°N
74.17°W
EDT

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