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In The Eyepiece In December


Interesting objects to observe this month! 

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Object(s) Class Con RA Dec Mag
NGC 1501 Planetary Nebula Camelopardus 04h06m59.4s +6055'14" 13.3
Cleopatra's Eye Planetary Nebula Eridanus 04h14m15.8s -1244'21" 9.6
The California Nebula Diffuse Nebula Perseus 04h03m12.0s +3622'00" 5.0
NGC 1664 Open Cluster Auriga 04h51m04.4s +4342'04" 7.2
MSH 04-12 Quasar Eridanus 04h07m48.4s -1211'36" 14.8
NGC 1360 Planetary Nebula Fornax 03h33m14.6s -2552'18" 9.6
Crystal Ball Planetary Nebula Taurus 04h09m17.0s +3046'33" 10.0
Palomar 2 Globular Cluster Auriga 04h46m06.0s +3122'54" 13.0
K 2-1 Planetary Nebula Auriga 05h07m07.1s +3049'18" 13.8
NGC 1624 Open Cluster Perseus 04h40m25.4s +5026'49" 11.8
Coordinates are epoch 2000.0

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