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name: pipe nebula
name (alternate): barnard 59
typ (catalog): other (barnard)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 17 h 27 m 0 s dec: -26 ° 56 ' 0 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 17.45 dec: -25.06667 usage is easier but not so exact
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some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
650 light years convert this
brightness (visible):
not added yet
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
ophiuchus (oph) symbolism: the serpent bearer
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is a dark nebula
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: faint nebula
visible: yes