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Type: galaxy (Seyfert 1), SBb/Sc
Mag: B=13.7, V=?
Size: 1.148′ x 0.524′
Synonyms: H II-893
Discovered in 1793 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "pB, S, iF."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads S,BM,ALMSTELNUC, BARMS FRM RG,KNY&BROKEN P SIDE.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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