The Red Spider Nebula (Planetary Nebula)

Image of Red Spider Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Red Spider Nebula is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 20° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name Red Spider Nebula
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Other Names
NGC 6537
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:12.50 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:18h05m [1]
Declination:-19°50' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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