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C66

Name of feature if it has one
Object
Cat.
Const
Type
Common Name
RAHrs
RAMins
DecDeg
DecMin
vMag
Size
C66
NGC5694
Hya
Globular Cluster
N/A
14
39.6
-26
32
10.2
3.6

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Chart

NGC5694 is a small globular cluster in eastern edge of Hydra. The cluster has a diameter of only 3.6 arc minutes and a visual brightness of 10th magnitude. And the distance to the cluster is 105 thousand light years, very far as for globular cluster.

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Bagged by: Debrah Holton
Method: 2m Faulkes Telescope
Special Features: One of the furthest globulars, hence it's size


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