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NGC 6533 in M8

Object called nonexistent in the RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973), in Sagittarius

Lagoon Nebula

Dreyer's description: eL, eiF, st f ; in M8

Cross Identifications: GC 4368, H 5. 13. pt. of M8 .

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    Right Ascension: 18 : 05.1 (hours : minutes)
    Declination: -24 : 53 (degrees : minutes)
    Distance: 5.2 (* 1,000 light years)
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