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Type: bright nebula (HII region)
Mag: B=?, V=?
IC 2144 is just where Barnard places it. It is difficult to tell on the DSS, but it looks as though there is a star superposed. The position I've measured on DSS is for this star.
Barnard notes two 12th magnitude stars nearby. One, "npp 2 arcmin" is actually a close double star, while the second star is 1 arcmin north of the galaxy, not south as Barnard claims.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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