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Boomerang Nebula Facts

Boomerang Nebula Facts Nebula in Centaurus

Boomerang Nebula is a nebula object of interest in space. in the constellation of Centaurus.

It is also referred to as NGC(-1) 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 Nebula's location is 12 44 46.0900155125 (R.A.) and -54 31 13.356991600 (Dec.).

Fact File


NameBoomerang Nebula
TypeNebula
ConstellationCentaurus
Right Ascension12 44 46.0900155125
Declination-54 31 13.356991600
Angular Size1.445 0.724 ~ (~) D
Radial Velocity-12.19
Sourcehttp://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad/sim-id?Ident=BoomerangNebula


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