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Type: galaxy, Sc
Mag: B=12.1, V=?
Size: 3.311′ x 1.479′
Synonyms: H I-237
Discovered in 1789 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "B, irregularly oval, vgmbM."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 12.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads SLEL,DKPCHS,ARM PR)).
POSS: SAO 29187 (mv8.9,G5) 2'.6 NW; m13.5 * 2'.0 NNE.
30cm - found 4' SE of m10.5 *. fairly br. broad halo vgradually brtning to
center w/occas non*ar nuc. 3'x1'.5. m14.5 * 2' NNE.
Observing site: Little Bennett Regional Park
[14h 32m 6s, 57° 55m 0s] A diffuse smudge, about 3' across. Sc? B: Sc.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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