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Type: galaxy, S0
Mag: B=14.5, V=?
Size: 1.023′ x 0.724′
Synonyms: H III-418
Discovered on May 1, 1785 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "eF, stellar."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,R,BM.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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