The Western Veil Nebula (Emission)

Image of Western Veil Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 60 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , Western Veil Nebula is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 52° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:59, 78° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:37, 35° above your western horizon.

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Name Western Veil Nebula
Object Type Emission
Other Names
Cirrus Nebula
Cygnus Loop
Filamentary Nebula
Lace-work Nebula
Veil Nebula
C 34
NGC 6960
Magnitude:7.00 (B) [1]
Right ascension:20h45m [1]
Declination:+30°35' [1]
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.




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