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Small Magellanic Cloud


Small Magellanic Cloud is a dwarf galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 197.000 light years away in the constellation of Tucana. The Dwarf Galaxy's location is 00h 52m 44.8s (R.A.) and -79:49:43 (Dec.). .

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NameSmall Magellanic Cloud
TypeDwarf Galaxy
ConstellationTucana
TypeDwarf Galaxy
Right Ascension00h 52m 44.8s
Declination-79:49:43
Distance (Lt.Yr)197.000