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Observatory Parameters
Nov 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 19:32

Globular Cluster NGC 1987 Globular Cluster in Mensa Constellation

Size: N/A Magnitude: 12.0 Also known as ESO 56-SC131
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Globular Cluster NGC 1987 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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5h 27m 17s
-70º 43' 59''
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