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name: ngc 6791
name (alternate): ocl 142
typ (catalog): open cluster (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 19 h 20 m 51 s dec: 37 ° 46 ' 18 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 19.3475 dec: 37.77167 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
13.30 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
9.50 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
lyra (lyr) symbolism: the harp
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 15.00 x 15.00
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: also called be 46 or berkeley 46
image (max. 500kb): click here to view the image
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processing: it's recommended to use: open cluster
visible: yes