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RA: 16h 20m 9.52s
Dec: +37° 47′ 53.5″
Con: Corona Borealis
Ch: MSA:1160, U2:114, SA:8
Type: galaxy (in cluster)
Mag: B=15, V=?
Size: 1.047′ x 0.251′
NGC 6122. Even though Bigourdan's description for this galaxy is hardly appropriate ("vF, R, no N"; the object may be very faint, but it is nearly edge-on, and has a very bright nucleus), his position -- with the minutes of declination corrected in the IC2 Notes -- falls within 3 arcsec of the object. There can be no doubt about the identity.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 15.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EL,BM.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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