The planetary nebula C 6

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Image of C 6
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.

From Newark (click to change), C 6 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 06:05, 48° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible at around 18:01 (EST), 26° above your north-western horizon.

Name C 6
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Other Names
NGC 6543
Position
Constellation:Draco
Brightness (V):Mag 9.0
Right Ascension:17h58m
Declination:+66°37'

Newark

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40.74°N
74.17°W
EST

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