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name: ring nebula
name (alternate): ngc 6720
typ (catalog): planetary nebula (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 18 h 53 m 35.08 s dec: 33 ° 1 ' 45.3 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 18.89306 dec: 33.02925 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
700.00 parsec convert this
brightness (visible):
8.80 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
lyra (lyr) symbolism: the harp
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 230.00 x 230.00
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