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RA: 18h 45m 49s
Dec: +66° 43′ 30″
Ch: MSA:1064, U2:31, SA:3
Ref: NGC/IC, Corwin (2004)
Mag: B=?, V=?
NGC 6714 is probably lost. There is nothing at Swift's position, though his note "... sev B sts nr n" is appropriate for his field. Did he perhaps see a faint comet? Since he rarely comments about verifying his nebulae, this seems a possibility worth mentioning, at least in this case.
Barring a digit error, though, this object may be gone forever.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a nonexistent object. Their coded description reads NF S.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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