The Cat's Eye Nebula (Planetary Nebula)

Image of Cat's Eye Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), Cat's Eye Nebula is not observable. In-The-Sky.org does not have any current information about its brightness, and this probably means it is very faint.

Name Cat's Eye Nebula
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Other Names
C 6
NGC 6543
Position
Constellation:Draco
Magnitude:9.79 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:17h58m [1]
Declination:+66°37' [1]

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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