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name: messier 107
name (alternate): ngc 6171
typ (catalog): globular cluster (messier)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 16 h 32 m 31.86 s dec: -13 ° 3 ' 13.6 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 16.54194 dec: -12.94622 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
6.4 kpc convert this
brightness (visible):
8.85 mag
not added yet
ophiuchus (oph) symbolism: the serpent bearer
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is the last globular cluster in the messier catalogue
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: globular cluster
visible: not confirmed yet