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Type: galaxy (HII), Sb
Mag: B=?, V=?
Size: 1.905′ x 1.412′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "vF, S, R, sbM."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EL,MBM,DIFPERIPH.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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