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name: hcg 16
name (alternate): hickson compact group 16
typ (catalog): galaxy cluster (unknown catalog)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 2 h 9 m 31.3 s dec: 10 ° 9 ' 31 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 2.15861 dec: 10.15861 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
170.00 million lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
not added yet
cetus (cet) symbolism: the whale
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: faint galaxy or comet
visible: not confirmed yet