M20

Trifid Nebula

Designation:
M20
Object Type:
Diffuse Nebula
Right Ascention:
18h 3m
Declination:
-23° 2'
Magnitude:
9.0
Distance:
5,200 light years
Constellation:
Sagittarius

Image Source: Scott MacNeill, Frosty Drew Observatory

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