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name: winnecke 4
name (alternate): messier 40
typ (catalog): star (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 12 h 22 m 12.5 s dec: 58 ° 4 ' 59 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 12.37 dec: 58.08306 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
1.56 kpc convert this
brightness (visible):
10.00 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
ursa major (uma) symbolism: the great bear
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is a double star
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: bright star
visible: yes