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Nov 17
Ashburn
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05:52 16:51
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Open Cluster NGC 1940 Open Cluster in Dorado Constellation

Size: 1' Magnitude: 11.9 Also known as ESO 85-SC78
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Data Sheet

20.5
5h 22m 43s
-67º 11' 12''
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Last visited objects: NGC 1940

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