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 Fairfield , NGC 6578 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:50 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 28° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:01, 28° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:05, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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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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41.14°N
73.26°W
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