The Cave Nebula (Emission)

Image of Cave Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 60 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , Cave Nebula is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky at 02:12, 74° above your northern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 21:34 (PDT), 49° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:49, 63° above your north-western horizon.

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Name Cave Nebula
Object Type Emission
Other Names
C 9
Sh2- 155
Position
Constellation:Cepheus
Magnitude:7.70 (V)[2]
Right ascension:22h56m [1]
Declination:+62°37' [1]

Seattle

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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