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name: pks 0215+0
typ (catalog): quasar (qso)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 2 h 17 m 48.9 s dec: 1 ° 44 ' 50 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 2.29667 dec: 1.74722 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
9.74 billion lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
15.00 mag
redshift:
z=1.715
constellation:
cetus (cet) symbolism: the whale
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
image (max. 500kb): click here to view the image
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processing: it's recommended to use: faint galaxy or comet
visible: yes