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NGC 7187

NGC 7187, AM 2159-330, ESO 404-24, LEDA 67909, MCG-06-48-018, SGC 215948-3302.7

RA: 22h 02m 44.49s
Dec: −32° 48′ 11.6″

Con: Piscis Austrinus
Ch: MSA:1404, U2:383, SA:23

Ref: SIMBAD

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Type: galaxy, S0:r

Mag: B=14, V=?

Size: 1.174′ x 1.071′
PA: 69°

Published comments

Sulentic & Tifft (1973)

The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a galaxy. Their coded description reads S,R,STELNUC,DIFPERIP.

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Photo Index by Jim Lucyk: Cat.of South.Peculiar Gal.and Ass. Vol 2 (Arp&Madore, 1987) p6.10.

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Steve Coe

Steve Coe, observing with a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Pretty faint, small, round and little brighter in the middle at 100X."

Brian Skiff

15cm - mod f @ 80x. 140x: 40" diam but often see elong ENE-WSW, but hard to

est size, maybe 40"x20". strong even concen to *ar nuc. BS, 15Nov1993,

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