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Mag: B=?, V=?
NGC 5571 is a group of 4 stars. Bigourdan's second observation of it describes it exactly, though his first -- in the NGC -- attributes some nebulosity to it that is not there. RNGC incorrectly equates it to NGC 5579.
Recorded by Bigourdan as "small cluster of faint stars in nebulosity."
The SAC database comments: "LING: 12in, small compact cluster, bright"
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a nonexistent object. Their coded description reads =5579 S.
The Messier objects
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