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name: cave nebula
name (alternate): sharpless 155
typ (catalog): reflection nebula (sharpless)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 22 h 57 m 17.14 s dec: 62 ° 28 ' 33.4 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 22.95472 dec: 62.47594 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
2.40 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
7.70 mag visible to the naked eye
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cepheus (cep) symbolism: cepheus, a king of ethiopia
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 50.00 x 30.00
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is a diffuse nebula
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: large bright nebula
visible: yes