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name: northern trifid
name (alternate): ngc 1579
typ (catalog): reflection nebula (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 4 h 30 m 9.5 s dec: 35 ° 16 ' 19 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 4.5025 dec: 35.27194 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
not added yet
brightness (visible):
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perseus (per) symbolism: the hero
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 12.00 x 8.00
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: a region of star formation
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: large bright nebula
visible: yes