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MessierTypeMagnitudeSize [']Distance [ly]ConstSky AtlasRA [Hrs]Dec [°]Alt [°]NGCPopularMore
M1 Supernova Remnant 8.4 8.00x4.0 6500 Tau p5 5.5755 22.0145 42.6 NGC1952 Crab Nebula
M101 Galaxy 8.2 28.50x28.3 20900000 UMa p2 14.0534 54.3489 3.4 NGC5457 Pinwheel Galaxy
M102 Galaxy 8.2 28.50x28.3 45000000 UMa p2 14.0534 54.3489 3.4 NGC5457 Spindle Galaxy
M104 Galaxy 9.2 8.60x4.2 29300000 Vir p14 12.6665 -11.6231 26.1 NGC4594 Sombrero Galaxy
M11 Open Cluster 5.8 14 6200 Sct p16 18.8517 -6.2667 -65.3 NGC6705 Wild Duck Cluster
M13 Globular Cluster 5.8 23.2 22200 Her p8 16.6949 36.4603 -26.5 NGC6205 The Wall
M16 Cluster with Nebula 6 7 7000 Ser p15 18.3133 -13.7834 -55.5 NGC6611 Eagle Nebula
M17 Cluster with Nebula 6 11 5500 Sgr p15 18.3467 -16.1834 -55.0 NGC6618 Swan or Omega Nebula
M20 Cluster with Nebula 6.3 28 5200 Sgr p22 18.0450 -22.9719 -48.1 NGC6514 Trifid Nebula
M22 Globular Cluster 5.1 17 10600 Sgr p22 18.6067 -23.9033 -54.1 NGC6656 Sagittarius Cluster
M24 Star Cloud with Cluster 11.1 5 10000 Sgr p15 18.3075 -18.4061 -53.5 NGC6603 Little Star Cloud
M27 Planetary Nebula 7.6 5.8 1360 Vul p8 19.9934 22.7211 -66.3 NGC6853 Dumbbell Nebula
M31 Galaxy 4.3 189.10x61.7 254000000 And p4 0.7123 41.2683 -19.2 NGC224 Andromeda Galaxy
M33 Galaxy 6.2 68.70x41.6 2500000 Tri p4 1.5644 30.6575 -11.4 NGC598 Triangulum Galaxy
M40 Two-star Asterism 8.4 0.8 510 UMa p5 5.6017 34.1333 37.5 WIN4 Winnecke 4
M42 Diffuse Nebula 4 90.00x60.0 1345 Ori p11 5.5876 -5.3903 46.8 NGC1976 Orion Nebula
M43 Diffuse Nebula 9 20 1600 Ori p11 5.5920 -5.2675 46.9 NGC1982 De Mairan's Nebula
M44 Open Cluster 3.1 95 577 Cnc p6 8.6659 19.6725 70.1 NGC2632 Beehive Cluster
M45 Open Cluster 1.2 110 410 Tau p4 3.7833 24.1167 18.2 Mel22 Pleiades
M51 Galaxy 8.9 10.80x6.6 23000000 CVn p7 13.4979 47.1950 9.6 NGC5194 Whirlpool Galaxy
M57 Planetary Nebula 9.7 1.18 2300 Lyr p8 18.8931 33.0292 -50.4 NGC6720 Ring Nebula
M6 Open Cluster 4 20 1600 Sco p22 17.6724 -32.2541 -39.2 NGC6405 Butterfly Cluster
M63 Galaxy 9.3 12.60x7.5 37000000 CVn p7 13.2636 42.0325 13.1 NGC5055 Sunflower Galaxy
M64 Galaxy 9.3 10.30x5.0 24000000 Com p7 12.9455 21.6825 20.8 NGC4826 Black-eye Galaxy
M7 Open Cluster 3 80 980 Sco p22 17.8975 -34.7928 -40.2 NGC6475 Ptolemy Cluster
M76 Planetary Nebula 12.2 1.08 2500 Per p4 1.7050 51.5708 -6.9 NGC650 Little Dumbbell
M8 Cluster with Nebula 5 45.00x30.0 4100 Sgr p22 18.0614 -24.3803 -47.6 NGC6523 Lagoon Nebula
M81 Galaxy 7.8 24.90x11.5 11800000 UMa p2 9.9260 69.0667 19.3 NGC3031 Bode's Nebula
M82 Galaxy 9.2 10.50x5.1 11500000 UMa p2 9.9317 69.6825 18.7 NGC3034 Cigar Galaxy
M83 Galaxy 8 13.10x12.2 14700000 Hya p21 13.6167 -29.8678 10.8 NGC5236 Southern Pinwheel
M97 Planetary Nebula 12 3.23 2600 UMa p2 11.2466 55.0189 25.2 NGC3587 Owl Nebula
M99 Galaxy 10.4 5.30x4.6 50200000 Com p13 12.3137 14.4169 30.9 NGC4254 Coma Pinwheel Galaxy
MessierTypeMagnitudeSize [']Distance [ly]ConstSky AtlasRA [Hrs]Dec [°]Alt [°]NGCPopularMore