47 Tucanae (Globular Cluster)

Image of 47 Tucanae
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 31 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), 47 Tucanae is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

Name 47 Tucanae
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
C 106
NGC 104
Mel 1
Position
Constellation:Tucana
Magnitude:4.09 (V)[1]
5.78 (B)[1]
1.76 (H)[1]
1.54 (K)[1]
2.29 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.69
Right Ascension:00h24m [1]
Declination:-72°04' [1]
Distance:4.5 kpc
14.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-9.18

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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