47 Tucanae is a globular cluster object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 13,000 ly light years away in the constellation of Tucana.
It is also referred to as NGC(104) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.
The Globular Cluster's location is 00h 24m 05.67 (R.A.) and –72d 04` 52.6 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 4.00 Magnitude . The object can be seen with the naked eye, that is, you don't need a telescope/binoculars to see it.
|Right Ascension||00h 24m 05.67|
|Declination||–72d 04` 52.6|
|Distance (Lt.Yr)||13,000 ly|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||4.00|
|Naked Eye Visible||Yes - Magnitudes|
There's no register feature and no need to give an email address if you don't need to. All messages will be reviewed before being displayed. Comments may be merged or altered slightly such as if an email address is given in the main body of the comment.