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RA: 16h 23m 3.25s
Dec: +37° 55′ 19″
Con: Corona Borealis
Ch: MSA:1159, U2:114, SA:8
Type: galaxy (radio), E
Mag: B=14.1, V=?
Size: 2.041′ x 1.348′
Synonyms: H III-624
Discovered in 1787 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "vF, S, bM, discovered with 300 power."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,EL,BM.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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