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name: hoag's object
name (alternate): pgc 54559
typ (catalog): other (pgc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 15 h 17 m 14.4 s dec: 21 ° 35 ' 8 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 15.28722 dec: 21.58556 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
187.9 mpc convert this
brightness (visible):
16.20 mag recommended to stack images
12740.000 km/s
serpens caput (ser) symbolism: the serpent's head
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: faint galaxy or comet
visible: yes