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RA: 21h 00m 42.49s
Dec: +17° 48′ 17.4″
Ch: MSA:1215, U2:164, SA:16
Type: galaxy, Sb
Mag: B=13.8, V=?
Size: 1.148′ x 0.758′
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads S,SLEL,BM,HISB,DKLNS.
Steve Coe, observing with a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Faint, pretty small, elongate 1.8 X 1 in PA 120, little brighter middle. At 150X there is a 13th mag star one min east."
16-inch f/10 SCT (184x, 290x)
The galaxy NGC 7003, although very small and very faint it was quite surprising brighter than the indicated 13+. The transparency very good this July 2005 winter. Lovely puff of light slightly W-E, very little brighter to the nucleus.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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