fast facts

jump back
name: retina nebula
name (alternate): ic 4406
typ (catalog): planetary nebula (ic)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 14 h 22 m 26.28 s dec: -44 ° 9 ' 4.35 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 14.37389 dec: -43.84879 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
600.00 parsec convert this
brightness (visible):
not added yet
not added yet
lupus (lup) symbolism: the wolf
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
SLOOH only jump back
processing: it's recommended to use: small bright nebula
visible: yes