NGC 1904

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NGC 1904[1][2], also known as M 79, is a globular cluster located in the constellation Lepus.

NGC 1904
Observation data: 2000.0 epoch
Constellation Lepus
Right ascension 05h24.5m
Declination -24o33'
Type Globular cluster
Apparent dimensions 8.7
Apparent magnitude 8.0
Other designations M 79

Appearance

Location

Scientific research

References

  1. Hirshfeld, Alan, and Roger W. Sinnott, eds., Sky Catalogue 2000.0, Vol.2, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Sky Publishing Corp. and Cambridge University Press, 1985. (3098,238)
  2. NGC 2000.0, The Complete New General Catalogue and Index Catalogue of Nebulae and Star Clusters by J.L.E. Dreyer Sinnott, R.W. (edited by) <Sky Publishing Corporation and Cambridge University Press (1988)>