The emission Sh2- 117

Image of Sh2- 117
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 60 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Cambridge , Sh2- 117 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:01 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 81° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:46, 87° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:32, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name Sh2- 117
Object Type Emission
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
Right ascension:20h58m [1]
Declination:+44°19' [1]

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

Color scheme