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Type: galaxy (in group), E/S0
Mag: B=15, V=?
Size: 1.122′ x 0.794′
NGC 5758 is the brighter of two nearly equal galaxies. It can be identified by Swift's note, "B * f 22 seconds". There is indeed a star about that far from the galaxy (actually about 19 seconds; the distance is only 12 seconds for the fainter galaxy). CGCG picked the correct galaxy, but Wolfgang did not, at least for his first edition. I suspect he will correct that for later editions of his catalogue.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 15.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,R,BM,COM 1'SFO.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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