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Blue Flash Nebula Facts

Blue Flash Nebula is a planetary nebula object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 7.5 KLy light years away in the constellation of Delphinus.

It is also referred to as NGC(6905) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.

The Planetary Nebula's location is 20:22:23 (R.A.) and 20:06:16 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 10.90 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.

Fact File

NameBlue Flash Nebula
TypePlanetary Nebula
NGC Id6905
Right Ascension20:22:23
Distance (Lt.Yr)7.5 KLy
Visual / Apparent Magnitude10.90
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes

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