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name: bow tie nebula
name (alternate): ngc 40
typ (catalog): planetary nebula (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 0 h 13 m 1.02 s dec: 72 ° 31 ' 19.09 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 0.21694 dec: 72.52197 usage is easier but not so exact
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distance (approx.):
1.00 parsec convert this
brightness (visible):
10.70 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
cepheus (cep) symbolism: cepheus, a king of ethiopia
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 1.45 x 0.72
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: also called boomerang nebula, is a protoplanetary nebula
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: small bright nebula
visible: yes