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Type: galaxy, S0
Mag: B=12.29, V=11.34
Size: 2.57′ x 2.454′
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 12.5 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,R,BM,DIFHALO.
Tom Lorenzin, in the e-version of "1000+ The Amateur Astronomers' Field Guide to Deep Sky Observing", notes: "12M; 2' diameter; looks a little oblong with stellar core; ensconced in a curving line of 12M stars, two to S and one to NNE; small and faint oblong EL GAL N6702 (12.5M; 2' x 1.5' extent) is 15' to NNW."
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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