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The Sharpless Catalog

Sharpless Catalog

The Sharpless Catalog project is my effort to capture the detail of the Sharpless Catalog using hydrogen-alpha, oxygen III, sulfur II, and normal color filters.

Thursday August 25, 2016                                                  New Date:

Locations: Tucson, Arizona       Latitude 32N       Longitude 110.9W

Sunrise 5:54 AM
Sunset 6:55 PM
Distance 93,992,183 Miles
Angular Size 31.66 Min. of Arc
Position 10hr 47min 10° 27'
Constellation Leo
Julian Date 2457626.125
Moonrise None
Moonset 1:34 PM
Distance 231,419 Miles
Angular Size 32 Min. of Arc
Position 4hr 9min 16° 35'
Constellation Taurus
Phase 52.93%
Lunar Phases
3rd Qtr8/25/20163 41 UT
New9/1/20169 03 UT
1st Qtr9/11/201611 49 UT
Full9/16/201619 05 UT
3rd Qtr9/23/20169 56 UT
New10/1/20160 11 UT
1st Qtr10/9/20164 33 UT

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