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C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux

C099 is a Dark Nebula in the Crux constellation. C099 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

C099
Dark Nebula
Crux
Available Resources for C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux

Digitized Sky Survey image of C099

The image below is a photograph of C099 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux star
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DSS2 image of C099 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of C099

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of C099 are provided in the following table:

12h 31m 18s
-63° 44’ 35”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of C099 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux star
Simplified finder chart for C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux.

Finder chart C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux star
Simplified finder chart for C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux.

Rise ans set times of C099 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

C099 (Coalsack Nebula) - Dark Nebula in Crux is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]