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CitationBarnard, E. E. (1885) "New Nebula near General Catalogue No. 4510". Astron. Nachr., 110, 125.
BibCode1885AN....110..125B
DescriptionJournal article

 

New Nebula near General Catalogue No. 4510.

[page 125]

I have found (on Aug. 17th 1884) an excessively faint nebula in the field with and south of the small bright planetary nebula No. 4510 of Herschel's Gen. Cat. – From a mean of two equatorial pointings I make its place [1884.0]

α =  19h 38m 25s

δ = −15° 2′ 50′′

It is some 2′ diameter, and is very diffuse and even in its light. With 6 inch Equatoreal it is very difficult to see, with 5 inch and a power of 30± (field about 1¼°) it is quite distinct. This should be borne in mind in looking for it.

E.E. Barnard.

Vanderbilt University Observatory, Nashville, Tenn. USA

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Online version: 2010 June 26.

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