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Synonyms for minute

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Synonyms for minute

a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour

a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree

a short note

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distance measured by the time taken to cover it

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infinitely or immeasurably small

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characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination

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Another possible STREICHER asterism is situated only 20 arc minutes east of magnitude 4.8 lambda Columbae, but which has not yet been confirmed by the Deep-sky Hunters Catalogue.
Between the fins of the heavenly fish, the galaxy NGC 1672 can be seen, just 30 arc minutes north of magnitude 5.2 kappa Doradus in the middle area of the constellation.
Only 16 arc minutes to the south, and in the shadow of next-door neighbour alpha Grus, we find the elliptical galaxy NGC 7213.
Near the tip of the northeastern arm, about 12 arc minutes from M33's central hub, is an emission nebula called NGC 604.
The brighter string continues for almost 10 arc minutes to the north.
Estimates place the quasar within 14 to 21 arc minutes of the gamma-ray source.
NGC 3269 is situated 6 arc minutes north, slightly elongated in a north-to-south direction, with a barely brighter nucleus.
All are magnitude 9 or brighter, have diameters greater than 3 arc minutes, and have been seen with 7X50 binoculars.
Open cluster NGC 2627 is situated only 40 arc minutes south of zeta Pyxidis.
At nightfall on July 31st a small telescope will show the 5.7-magnitude star 89 Leon is within just a few arc minutes of Venus.
The edge-on galaxy NGC 3620 is situated just 32 arc minutes north of IC 2631 and 32 arc minutes off the border with the Carina constellation.
Using observations obtained from space by the Rosat X-ray observatory, Madejski's team resolved the source of periodic X-ray variability to be a point some 37 arc minutes from the nucleus and not associated with the Seyfert galaxy at all.
In a low powered eyepiece, Theta Reticuli is situated in the same field, just 50 arc minutes south of the very yellow coloured magnitude 3 Alpha Reticuli.
The telescope has diffraction-limited image quality over a useful field of view of about 10 arc minutes. Compared to a standard Newtonian, the cost for the reduction in tube length is increased coma in star images at the edge of the field.