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name: ngc 6005
name (alternate): eso 178-sc3
typ (catalog): open cluster (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 15 h 55 m 58 s dec: -57 ° 26 ' 24 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 15.93278 dec: -56.56 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
2.7 kpc convert this
brightness (visible):
10.70 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
norma (nor) symbolism: the carpenter's square
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: around 1.15 billion years old
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: open cluster
visible: yes, but only in the southern sky