The Wizard Nebula (NGC7380)

Image of the Wizard Nebula
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 25 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , the Wizard Nebula is visible in the dawn sky, becoming accessible around 23:03 (PDT), when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach an altitude of 61° before fading from view as dawn breaks at 04:28.

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Name The Wizard Nebula (NGC7380)
Object type Open cluster
Other names
The Wizard Nebula
NGC 7380[2]
Cr 452[3]
LBN 511[4]
Right ascension:22h47m [2]
Declination:+58°07' [2]
Magnitude:7.20 (V) [3]
7.62 (B) [2]
Distance:2.2 kpc
7.2 klyr [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.42
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.53
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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