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Messier Catalog

Name: Messier Catalog
Contributor: David Crum (davidc2@mediaone.net)
Date submitted: Feb 28, 1998

Comments
This simple catalog contains the RA, dec, and magnitude of all the objects in the Messier catalog. A very nice example of the use of external catalogs in SkyMap Pro. Use this catalog, for example, if you want only Messier objects displayed on a wide-field map.