Category:Messier objects

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English: Messier objects are astronomical objects first listed by French astronomer Charles Messier between 1771 and 1781. Other astronomers added objects 104–110 to the list between 1921 and 1966, based on evidence that Messier or his assistant had actually observed them.
Français : Objets du Catalogue Messier.
Messier object 
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Astronomical catalogue of deep sky objects
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Instance ofastronomical catalog
Main subjectnebula,
planetary nebula,
open cluster,
globular cluster,
Named after
Country of origin
Publication date1771
Authority control
GND ID: 4290579-5
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