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Type: galaxies (interacting), S0
Mag: B=13.7, V=?
Size: 1.949′ x 1.621′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "pB, R, psmbM, 25 arcseconds."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a unverified southern object.
15cm - mod f & vsm @ 50x/80x. 140x: sm, circ or sl elong pa150 (roughly
parallel to two m8 *s E). strong even concen to f *ar nuc. m11.5 * well
off NW. BS, 8Nov1993, LCO.
16-inch f/10 SCT (127x, 290x)
Lovely round haze getting brighter to the middle realy fast but not a outstanding nucleus. Will get back to this one.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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