Lower's Nebula (Emission)

Image of Lower's Nebula
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 45 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , Lower's Nebula is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:18 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 60° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:54.

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Name Lower's Nebula
Object Type Emission
Other Names
Sh2- 261
Position
Constellation:Orion
Right ascension:06h08m [1]
Declination:+15°48' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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