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Ara


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A small constellation of the southern sky, representing an altar. Its brightest stars are Alpha and Beta Arae, both magnitude 2.8. Ara contains the open cluster NGC 6193 and the globular cluster NGC 6397.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.


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