The planetary nebula NGC 6578

Image of NGC 6578
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6578 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:48 (EDT) – 5 hours and 42 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 30° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:22.

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Name NGC 6578
Object Type Planetary Nebula
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.10 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:18h16m [1]
Declination:-20°27' [1]

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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