astronomical objects

This page lists real-world things connected to stamps, such as persons, organizations, animals, plants, and objects.

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Andromeda d - Andromeda LR 1985, etc (2)
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Asteroid d - Asteroid GG 2009
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Big Dipper d (2) - Big Dipper AX 2009, Earth & Big Dipper JP 1952
Colnect-1970-845-Black-cloud-at-the--quot-Orion-quot--constellation.jpg
black cloud in Orion
(syn. of Horsehead Nebula)
d - black cloud in Orion MX 1942
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Bode's Galaxy
(syn. of Messier 81)
d - Bode's Galaxy KR 2017
Colnect-2797-833-Signs-of-the-Zodiac-Capricorn.jpg
Capricorn d (14) - Capricorn LV 2015, etc (3), Capricorn & Scuol CH 1984, Capricorn (1968) Ifni 1968, ...
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Capricornus d - Capricornus RU 2004, etc (3)
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Carina Nebula d - Carina Nebula BS 2008
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Cassiopeia d - Cassiopeia KI 1995, etc (3)
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Cat's Eye Nebula syns. Cat's Eye Nebula C6
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Cat's Eye Nebula C6
(syn. of Cat's Eye Nebula)
d - Cat's Eye Nebula C6 GB 2007
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Cats Eye Nebula d - Cats Eye Nebula JE 2015
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Centaurus d - Centaurus LK 2007, etc (2)
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Center of a galaxy d - Center of a galaxy MW 1992
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Cigar Galaxy
(syn. of Messier 82)
d - Cigar Galaxy KR 2017
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comet d (8) - Baby Jesus under comet SI 2008, comet & DC-3 KW 1964, etc (4), comet in 1532 Apian woodcut BM 1985, ...
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Comet Halley
(syn. of Halley's Comet)
d (3) - Earth & Comet Halley VU 1986, family & Comet Halley VU 1986, Statue & Comet Halley VU 1986
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Comet Lovejoy d - Comet Lovejoy KR 2017
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Comet Maticic d - Comet Maticic SI 2009
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Comet of Halley
(syn. of Halley's Comet)
d - Comet of Halley Tur..rus 1986
Cygnus d - Cygnus Zil..sel 1984
Colnect-1081-828-Edwin-Hubble-Eagle-Nebula.jpg
Eagle Nebula d - Eagle Nebula US 2000
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Earth d (47) - Asteroids and the Earth JP 2008, astronaut floating above Earth MK 2011, comet over Earth MW 1986, ...
Colnect-201-392-Edwin-Hubble-Egg-Nebula.jpg
Egg Nebula d - Egg Nebula US 2000
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Eskimo Nebula C39 d - Eskimo Nebula C39 GB 2007
Colnect-3412-138-Eta-Carrnae-Nebula.jpg
Eta Carinae d - Eta Carinae SH 2003
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Flaming Star Nebula C31 d - Flaming S..ebula C31 GB 2007
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galaxy d (2) - galaxy beyond the Solar System JP 2008, telescope & galaxy DD 1967
Colnect-201-393-Edwin-Hubble-Galaxy-NGC-1316.jpg
Galaxy NGC 1316
(syn. of NGC 1316)
d - Galaxy NGC 1316 US 2000
Colnect-688-796-Halley-Comet.jpg
Halley's Comet (84) - ZM, BM, ... 250th (MC), ... d (7) - Earth & Halley's Comet CL 1985, Edmond Halley & Halley's Comet RO 1986, Giotto probe approaching nucleus of Halley's Comet ZM 1986, ... syns. Comet Halley, Comet of Halley, Halleys Comet
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Halleys Comet
(syn. of Halley's Comet)
d - Halleys Comet PH 1986, etc (2)
Colnect-3950-595-Helix-Nebula.jpg
Helix Nebula d (2) - Helix Nebula AU 1992, Helix Nebula C63 GB 2007
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Horsehead Nebula d - Horsehead Nebula KR 2017 syns. black cloud in Orion
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Jupiter d (11) - Jupiter & Pioneer 11 AL 1964, etc (3), Jupiter (1974) DY 1974, Jupiter (1981) RO 1981, ...
Colnect-1673-221-Pro-children-Libra.jpg
Libra d (15) - Libra (1968) Fer.. Po 1968, Libra (1970) SM 1970, Libra (1971) AJ 1971, ...
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Lyra d - Lyra US 2005
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Magellanic Cloud d - Magellanic Cloud, Southern African Large Telescope NZ 2007
Colnect-438-535-Photograph-of-Mars--amp--Mariner-4.jpg
Mars d (20) - Mariner 4 and First Pictures of Mars CZ 1966, Mariner 4 over Mars HU 1965, Mars & Hale Telescope HU 1974, ...
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Mercury (planet) d (6) - Jupiter, Mercury (planet) KM 2009, Mariner 10 & Mercury (planet) US 1991, Mariner 10 & Mercury (planet) & Venus US 1975, ... syns. Merkur
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Merkur
(syn. of Mercury (planet))
d - Merkur AL 1964, etc (2)
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Messier 74 syns. Spiral Galaxy
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Messier 81 syns. Bode's Galaxy
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Messier 82 syns. Cigar Galaxy
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Messier 83 syns. Spiral Galaxy M83
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Milky Way d - Milky Way KR 2017
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Moon d (41) - Aldrin on Moon GH 1989, Apollo 11 spacecraft & Moon & Neil Armstrong CM 1984, Apollo 12 LM landing on Moon RO 1969, ...
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Neptune d (6) - Neptune AL 1964, etc (5), Neptune & Pluto RO 1981, etc (3), Neptune & Voyager 2 US 1991, ...
Colnect-201-393-Edwin-Hubble-Galaxy-NGC-1316.jpg
NGC 1316 syns. Galaxy NGC 1316
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Orion Nebula d - Orion Nebula KR 2017
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Pistol Star d - Pistol Star JE 2015
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Pleiades d (2) - Pleiades AU 1992, Pleiades, McLellan Mt John Observatory NZ 2007 syns. Pleiades Star Cluster
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Pleiades Star Cluster
(syn. of Pleiades)
d - Pleiades ..r Cluster KR 2017
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Reflection Nebula M78 d - Reflectio..ebula M78 AU 2009
Colnect-201-390-Edwin-Hubble-Ring-Nebula.jpg
Ring Nebula d - Ring Nebula US 2000
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Rosette Nebula d - Rosette Nebula KR 2017
Colnect-441-077-Space-Research.jpg
Saturn d (15) - futuristic spacecraft & Saturn CZ 1963, Saturn (1964) AL 1964, etc (2), Saturn (1973) VE 1973, ...
Colnect-3412-136-Small-Magellanic-Cloud.jpg
Small Magellanic Cloud d - Small Mag..nic Cloud SH 2003
Colnect-194-463-500th-Birth-Anniversary-of-Copernicus.jpg
solar system d - Copernicus & solar system RU 1973
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Sombrero Galaxy syns. Sombrero Galaxy M104
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Sombrero Galaxy M104
(syn. of Sombrero Galaxy)
d - Sombrero Galaxy M104 AU 2009
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Southern Cross d (18) - commission flag & Southern Cross PN 1972, Fokker Southern Cross FJ 1968, observatory & Southern Cross TF 2011, ...
Colnect-1970-847-Spiral-galaxie-at-the--quot-Canes-Venatici-quot--Hunting-Dogs-conste.jpg
Spiral galaxie at the Canes Venatici Hunting Dogs conste d - Spiral ga..gs conste MX 1942
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Spiral Galaxy
(syn. of Messier 74)
d - Spiral Galaxy JE 2015
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Spiral Galaxy M83
(syn. of Messier 83)
d - Spiral Galaxy M83 AU 2009
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 2997 d - Spiral Ga.. NGC 2997 AU 1992
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Sun d (41) - Anemometer & UNO Emblem & flag & Sun BF 1961, bird & Sun NF 1976, etc (3), crown over Sun Bri..ica 1890, etc (18), ...
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Swan Nebula d - Swan Nebula BS 2008
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The Spindle C53 d - The Spindle C53 GB 2007
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Triangulum Galaxy d - Triangulum Galaxy KR 2017
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Trifid Nebula d - Trifid Nebula & Ward Observatory NZ 2007
Colnect-1386-482-Uranus.jpg
Uranus d (8) - Uranus (1964) AL 1964, etc (2), Uranus (1981) RO 1981, Uranus (1991) US 1991, ...
Colnect-1966-242-Mariner-IVenus.jpg
Venus d (14) - Mariner 1 & Venus AG 1990, Mariner 10 & Mercury (planet) & Venus US 1975, Venus & Mariner 2 US 1991, ...
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Whirlpool Galaxy syns. Whirlpool Galaxy M51
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Whirlpool Galaxy M51
(syn. of Whirlpool Galaxy)
d - Whirlpool Galaxy M51 KR 2009

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