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name: cartwheel galaxy
name (alternate): pgc 2248
typ (catalog): other (pgc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 0 h 37 m 41.1 s dec: -33 ° 42 ' 59 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 0.62806 dec: -32.28361 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
150.0 mpc convert this
brightness (visible):
15.20 mag
9050.000 km/s
sculptor (scl) symbolism: the sculptor
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 1.10 x 0.90
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is a lenticular galaxy and ring galaxy
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: faint galaxy or comet
visible: yes, but only in the southern sky