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 - Galactic Exploration Catalog - 
G2 Dust Cloud

Created: 2022-05-01 13:46:43 Last Edited: 2022-05-01 13:46:43
  Submitted by: cmdrmarx
Star System:G2 Dust Cloud Sector JH-V c2-2851
Coordinates:26.6875 / -22.875 / 27900.6
Sol Distance: 27,900.6 ly
Region:Galactic Centre
Category:Nebulae
 



Summary:

A faint cloud that has survived an encounter with Sagittarius A*.

Notice: This POI shares the same star system with a prior existing entry in the Galactic Mapping Project (GMP). You can visit the original entry using the link below:

    G2 Dust Cloud (nebula), G2 Dust Cloud Sector JH-V c2-2851

 
Description:

The G2 Dust Cloud is the remnant of an event observed in the 21st century, during which what was then suspected to be a gas cloud encountered Sagittarius A*. Since the event actually happened 26,000 years ago, by today the cloud has travelled quite a distance away from the centre. Explorers who visit it will find that it resembles a small and faint nebula, which can be observed by the naked eye only from within 80 ly. However, from up close, the cloud colours the bright light of the galactic core crimson red, which can make for some unique sights.

 
ID64 Address:783760832342178
EDSM ID:1213478

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 POI Name  Distance  Rating   System 
[GMP] Phipoea Archer Alpha  750.10  N/A  Phipoea QS‑U e2‑1426 
[GMP] Phipoea Depot  806.70  N/A  Phipoea DD‑F c26‑... 
[GMP] Phipoea Nebula  818.21  N/A  Phipoea HJ‑D c27‑... 
[GMP] Crown Of Ice  823.21  N/A  Phipoea WK‑E d12‑... 
[GMP] Systimbu Archer Alpha  835.84  N/A  Systimbu RI‑B e2619 
[GMP] Silver Highway  841.76  N/A  Phipoea HJ‑D c27‑... 
[GMP] Karkina Nebula  987.69  N/A  Eok Bluae GX‑K d8... 
[GMP] GRS 1739‑278  1,129.33  N/A  GRS 1739‑278 
Messages for this POI:
Reason:Praise2022-05-03 01:19:40
From:Richard Fluiraniz M.
Great meeting point for events and photographs. Also, historically relevant to the visual history of the Galaxy.
Replies: 0Visibility: Public 

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 Edited By  Edited Date 
 cmdrmarx   2022-05-01 13:46:43 
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