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Type: galaxy (in pair), Sbc
Mag: B=13.2, V=?
Size: 1.258′ x 0.446′
Together with NGC 5544 listed as No. 199 in Arp's "Atlas of Peculiar Galaxies" (Astrophysical Journal Supplement, vol. 14, 1966.) He remarks "spirals appear disturbed."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EL,BM,DKPCH F NUC 44 ATT P END.
Steve Coe, using a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Pretty faint, pretty small, round and not brighter in the middle at 135X."
RC3: no mags
15cm - tff @ 80x. losfcbr. BS, 7Jun1991, Anderson Mesa.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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