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RA: 22h 13m 8.3s
Dec: −26° 08′ 55″
Con: Piscis Austrinus
Ch: MSA:1380, U2:347, SA:23
Type: galaxy, S0
Mag: B=?, V=?
Size: 1.995′ x 1.023′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "pF, S lE, bM, 15 arcseconds long, 12 arcseconds broad."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads MINC,BM,EQDKLN,WD.
Photo Index by Jim Lucyk: Cat.of South.Peculiar Gal.and Ass. Vol 2 (Arp&Madore, 1987) p14.1.
NGC 7232-33, Sky&Tel. 6/88 p608, Cat.of South.Peculiar Gal.and Ass. Vol 2 (Arp&Madore, 1987) p24.1.
Steve Coe, observing with a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Pretty faint, pretty small and elongated 1.5 X 1 in PA 90. Has a very bright middle at 135X"
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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