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In The Eyepiece In August


Interesting objects to observe this month! 

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Object(s) Class Con RA Dec Mag
61 Cyg Variable Star Cygnus 21h06m54.6s +3844'31" 6.0
NGC 7027 Planetary Nebula Cygnus 21h07m01.7s +4214'10" 10.4
Cygnus X-1 Black Hole/Variable Star Cygnus 19h58m21.7s +3512'06" 8.8
NGC 6781 Planetary Nebula Aquila 19h18m28.3s +0632'23" 11.8
NGC 6946 Galaxy Cygnus 20h34m52.8s +6009'14" 9.7
NGC 7008 Planetary Nebula Cygnus 21h00m32.8s +5432'35" 13.3
Saturn Nebula Planetary Nebula Aquarius 21h04m10.8s -1121'48" 8.3
NGC 6819 Open Cluster Cygnus 19h41m18.8s +4011'05" 9.5
NGC 6751 Planetary Nebula Aquila 19h05m55.5s -0559'31" 12.5
Veil/Cirrus Diffuse Nebula Cygnus 20h45m42.0s +3043'00" 7.0
Gamma 2 Del Multiple Star Delphinus 20h46m39.5s +1607'27" 3.9
NGC 6934 Globular Cluster Delphinus 20h34m11.0s +0724'18" 8.9
NGC 7006 Globular Cluster Delphinus 21h01m29.0s +1611'18" 10.6
NGC 6905 Planetary Nebula Delphinus 20h22m23.0s +2006'16" 11.9
M72 Globular Cluster Aquarius 20h53m28.0s -1232'12" 9.2
Hickson 88 Galaxy Group Aquarius 20h52m22.8s -0545'29" 12.2
Cheeseburger Nebula Planetary Nebula Cygnus 21h06m18.6s +4751'08" 12.7
The Crescent Nebula Diffuse Nebula Cygnus 20h12m00.0s +3821'00" --
Coordinates are epoch 2000.0

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