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Thor's Helmet · NGC 2359

Diffuse nebula in Canis Major constellation (The Big Dog). Also known as NGC 2359, LBN 1041, Sh 2-298.
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10' x 5'
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7h 18m 30s
-13º 14' 00''
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E
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