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name: cetus bubble nebula
name (alternate): ngc 246
typ (catalog): planetary nebula (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 0 h 47 m 3.39 s dec: -11 ° 52 ' 18.94 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 0.78417 dec: -10.12807 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
10.00 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
8.00 mag visible to the naked eye
redshift:
not added yet
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): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: small bright nebula
visible: yes