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name: dumbbell nebula
name (alternate): messier 27
typ (catalog): planetary nebula (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 19 h 59 m 36.34 s dec: 22 ° 43 ' 16.09 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 19.99333 dec: 22.72114 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
417.00 parsec convert this
brightness (visible):
7.50 mag visible to the naked eye
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vulpecula (vul) symbolism: the little fox
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 8.00 x 5.60
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: small bright nebula
visible: yes