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RA: 17h 23m 41.0297s
Dec: −65° 00′ 36.615″
Ch: MSA:1522, U2:454, SA:26
Type: galaxy (AGN LINER-type), S0
Mag: B=?, V=13.2
Size: 2.089′ x 1.584′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "vF, vS, lE, lbM, 15 arcseconds long, 12 arcseconds broad."
Table IV: eF pair of * only, 1 * hazy.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a nonexistent object. Their coded description reads NOCL S.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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