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name: messier 56
name (alternate): ngc 6779
typ (catalog): globular cluster (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 19 h 16 m 35.57 s dec: 30 ° 11 ' 0.5 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 19.27639 dec: 30.18347 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
32.90 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
8.30 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
lyra (lyr) symbolism: the harp
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: globular cluster
visible: not confirmed yet