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Type: galaxy, S0
Mag: B=?, V=?
Size: 1.047′ x 0.537′
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Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "eF, S, R, difficult to distinguish from a star 15m, has a star 8m dist 4' N.p. nearly in parallel, and another 11m, 1' N.f."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a unverified southern object.
Alldays (22.50S, 20.12E, 770m).
12-inch f/10 SCT (76x, 218x, 346x)
The galaxy NGC 7169 displays a very small faint round little haze with a small bright point of light in the middle. Barely seen. Yellow star seen 3' towards NW.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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