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Sagittarius star cloud (redirected from IC 4715)
Sagittarius star cloud[‚saj·ə′ter·ē·əs ′stär ‚klau̇d]
A large star cloud within the Milky Way; its extension is about 1500 to 6000 light-years (1.42 × 1019 to 5.68 × 1019 meters) from the sun.
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In the catalog, IC 4715
(M24) is described as a most extremely large cloud of stars and nebulae and IC 4725 (M25) as a cluster, pretty compressed.