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Constellation of the northern sky
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As the home of the Northern Galactic Pole, Coma Berenices lies directly 'upward' through
the galactic disc of the Milky Way.
Though lacking in bright stars, Coma Berenices contains a rich field of galaxies,
and also plays host to the Northern Galactic Pole.
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