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RA: 16h 04m 29.41s
Dec: +69° 39′ 55.5″
Con: Ursa Minor
Ch: MSA:1056, U2:28, SA:3
Ref: SIMBAD, Corwin
Type: galaxy, E
Mag: B=13.9, V=?
Size: 1.412′ x 1.023′
Synonyms: H III-884
Discovered in 1791 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "vF, vS; with 300 power cL."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,R,BM.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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