Blue Snowball Nebula is a planetary nebula object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 2,500 Ly light years away in the constellation of Andromeda.
It is also referred to as NGC(7662) 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 23:25:53.88 (R.A.) and 42:32:6.28 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 8.60 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.
|Name||Blue Snowball Nebula|
|Distance (Lt.Yr)||2,500 Ly|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||8.60|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires a 7x50 Binoculars - Magnitudes|
|Angular Size||0.257 0.257 90 (Rad) D|
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