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 in the dawn sky, rising at 02:06 (EST) – 4 hours and 26 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 30° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:24.

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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
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Magnitude:7.00 (B)[1]
Right Ascension:20h45m [1]
Declination:+30°35' [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EST

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