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RA: 13h 24m 1.75s
Dec: −32° 20′ 35.8″
Ch: MSA:890, U2:370, SA:21
Type: galaxy (in cluster), S...
Mag: B=14.3, V=?
Size: 1.737′ x 1.047′
This galaxy was discovered by John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "faint, slightly elongated, pretty suddenly brighter in the middle. The following of 2." The other object is NGC 5108.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,LBM,SLEL.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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