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name: crab nebula
name (alternate): m1
typ (catalog): nova remnants (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 5 h 34 m 31.97 s dec: 22 ° 0 ' 52.1 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 5.57528 dec: 22.01447 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
2 kpc convert this
brightness (visible):
8.40 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
taurus (tau) symbolism: the bull
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: optical pulsar
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: large bright nebula
visible: yes