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name: messier 79
name (alternate): ngc 1904
typ (catalog): globular cluster (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 5 h 24 m 10.59 s dec: -24 ° 31 ' 27.3 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 5.40278 dec: -23.47575 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
41.00 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
8.56 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
lepus (lep) symbolism: the hare
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