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Veil Nebula


Veil Nebula is a supernova remnant object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 1470 light years away in the constellation of Cygnus. Veil Nebula was discovered in 1784 by William Herschel. The Supernova Remnant's location is 20:45:38 (R.A.) and 30:42:30 (Dec.). .

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NameVeil Nebula
TypeSupernova Remnant
ConstellationCygnus
TypeSupernova Remnant
Right Ascension20:45:38
Declination30:42:30
Distance (Lt.Yr)1470
Apparent Dimension3
Apparent Magnitude7
Year of Discovery1784
DiscovererWilliam Herschel
CoprightSkeeze
Veil Nebula Supernova Remnant in Cygnus

Location of Veil Nebula



Veil Nebula Supernova Remnant in Cygnus