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name: pleiades
name (alternate): messier 45
typ (catalog): open cluster (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 3 h 47 m 24 s dec: 27 ° 7 ' 0 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 3.79 dec: 27.11667 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
136.00 parsec convert this
brightness (visible):
1.60 mag visible to the naked eye
not added yet
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: apparent dimensions (v) 110' (arcmin.)
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: open cluster
visible: yes