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name: messier 71
name (alternate): ngc 6838
typ (catalog): globular cluster (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 19 h 53 m 46.49 s dec: 18 ° 46 ' 45.1 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 19.89611 dec: 18.77919 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
13.00 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
6.10 mag visible to the naked eye
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
sagitta (sge) symbolism: the arrow
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