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Type: galaxy, Sc
Mag: B=13.5, V=?
Size: 1.698′ x 1.096′
Discovered in 1785 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "vF, vS, confirmed with 240 power."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads BOVAL,IRRPERIPH,BM.
05 03.6 +01 34
13: faint, small, oval ~N-S. A mag 13 star is superimposed on the E side.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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