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RA: 16h 48m 20.12s
Dec: +62° 58′ 33.6″
Ch: MSA:1081, U2:29, SA:3
Ref: SIMBAD, NGC/IC
Type: galaxy, E
Mag: B=15.3, V=?
Size: 0.977′ x 0.288′
NGC 6247 = IC 1233, which see.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EL,IRR,BM,HISB.
15cm - tff @ 80x. BS, 2Jul1992, Anderson Mesa.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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