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Type: galaxy, E
Mag: B=13.5, V=?
Size: 1.513′ x 0.954′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "pF, R, gbM, 25 arcseconds."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a unverified southern object.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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