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NGC 5529 (12,218 of 18,816)


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NGC 5529

NGC 5529, LEDA 50942, MCG+06-31-085, UGC 9127, III 414, h 1764, GC 3822

RA: 14h 15m 34.1s
Dec: +36° 13′ 35″

Con: Bo÷tes
Ch: MSA:627, U2:110, SA:7


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Type: galaxy, Sc

Mag: B=12.9, V=?

Size: 6.456′ x 0.741′
PA: 115°

History and Accurate Positions for the NGC/IC Objects (Corwin 2004)

NGC 5529. See NGC 5527.

Historical observations

William Herschel (c.1784)

Synonyms: H III-414

Discovered in 1785 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "vF, mE."

Published comments

Sulentic & Tifft (1973)

The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EQDKLN,EON,BM,FL.

Modern observations

Steve Coe

Steve Coe, using a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Pretty faint, pretty large, much elongated 3X1 in PA 110, somewhat brighter in the middle at 100X. There is a very faint companion in the field it is small and round at 100X."

Brian Skiff

RC3: V=11.9/13.5

UGC: pa115

15cm - ah! a sleeper. thin losfcbr spindle, fairly f @ 80x. points SE to m10 *

that has two m12 comps in-line NW&SE of it. gx in pa120, 3'x0'.4, at

least as long as sep to m10 *. m14.5 * 1'.5 due S of center. wk even

concen to sm elong core. no sharp nuc. *ry 20' fld. BS, 7Jun1991,

Anderson Mesa.

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