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name: ghosts goblet
name (alternate): ngc 559
typ (catalog): open cluster (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 1 h 29 m 33.2 s dec: 63 ° 18 ' 5 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 1.4925 dec: 63.30139 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
3.70 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
9.50 mag
not added yet
cassiopeia (cas) symbolism: cassiopeia, the queen of etheopia
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: the cluster is 7 arcmins across
image (max. 500kb): click here to view the image
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processing: it's recommended to use: open cluster
visible: yes