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name: arp 243
name (alternate): ngc 2623
typ (catalog): other (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 8 h 38 m 24.1 s dec: 25 ° 45 ' 16.7 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 8.64 dec: 25.75464 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
253.00 million lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
13.20 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
cancer (cnc) symbolism: the crab
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
size of the object: 0.58 x 0.50
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: also known as ugc 4509, the twisted cosmic knot
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: bright galaxy or comet
visible: not confirmed yet