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name: hd 5980
typ (catalog): star (hd)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 0 h 59 m 25.57 s dec: -72 ° 9 ' 53.91 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 0.99028 dec: -71.83503 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
200.00 thousand lightyears convert this
brightness (visible):
11.31 mag
not added yet
tucana (tuc) symbolism: the toucan
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: is a multiple star system in ngc 346
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: bright star
visible: yes, but only in the southern sky