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RA: 16h 36m 32.65s
Dec: +39° 01′ 38.1″
Ch: MSA:1137, U2:80, SA:8
Type: galaxy (in cluster), Sb
Mag: B=14.7, V=?
Size: 1.548′ x 1.071′
Synonyms: H III-893
Discovered in 1791 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "eF, vS, iF, verified with 300 power."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads S,WD,BM,SLDIFSSTR.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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