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Engraved Hourglass Nebula Facts

Engraved Hourglass Nebula Facts Planetary Nebula in Musca

Engraved Hourglass Nebula is a planetary nebula object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 8,000 Light Years light years away in the constellation of Musca.

The Planetary Nebula's location is 13h 39m 35.071 (R.A.) and -67 22 51.74 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 13.00 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.

Fact File

NameEngraved Hourglass Nebula
TypePlanetary Nebula
Right Ascension13h 39m 35.071
Declination-67 22 51.74
Distance (Lt.Yr)8,000 Light Years
Visual / Apparent Magnitude13.00
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes
Angular Size0.210 0.210 90 (Rad) D
Radial Velocity-67.8

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