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name: egg nebula
name (alternate): rafgl 2688
typ (catalog): planetary nebula ()
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 21 h 2 m 18.75 s dec: 36 ° 41 ' 37.8 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 21.03833 dec: 36.69383 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
920.00 parsec convert this
brightness (visible):
14.00 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
cygnus (cyg) symbolism: the swan
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 30.00 x 15.00
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is a bipolar protoplanetary nebula
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: small bright nebula
visible: yes