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RA: 01h 40m 43.25s
Dec: +07° 58′ 55.1″
Ch: MSA:241, U2:173, SA:10
Type: galaxy, S
Mag: B=14.7, V=?
Size: 1.348′ x 0.831′
NGC 652 has a +13 second error in its RA. It shares this with three other nebulae which Swift discovered the same night. See those (NGC 1450, NGC 1509 = IC 2026, and NGC 1594 = I2075) for more. Also see NGC 1677 = N1659 for other notes about that night of 22 October 1886.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EL,UHISB.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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