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name: ngc 1866
name (alternate): eso 85-sc52
typ (catalog): globular cluster (ngc)
coordinates: (J2000)
ra: 5 h 13 m 39 s dec: -65 ° 27.9 ' 0 "
coord. for easier usage:
ra: 5.2275 dec: -64.535 usage is easier but not so exact
please remember:
some of the values can slighty differ by day and condition.
distance (approx.):
not added yet
brightness (visible):
9.70 mag
redshift:
not added yet
constellation:
dorado (dor) symbolism: the swordfish
proofpic: avaiable, please request if needed
different size: not added yet
additional Info: caltech, google, google images, simbad, wikipedia
extra text: young blue populous cluster
image (max. 500kb): no image added yet
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processing: it's recommended to use: globular cluster
visible: yes, but only in the southern sky