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name: baade's window
name (alternate): ngc 6522
typ (catalog): globular cluster (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 18 h 3 m 34.1 s dec: -30 ° 2 ' 2.3 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 18.05944 dec: -29.96603 usage is easier but not so exact
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distance (approx.):
25.10 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
10.50 mag
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sagittarius (sgr) symbolism: the archer
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is possibly the oldest star cluster in the milky way, age of more than 12 billion years
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: globular cluster
visible: yes