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RA: 22h 23m 5.53s
Dec: −28° 57′ 11.4″
Con: Piscis Austrinus
Ch: MSA:1403, U2:384, SA:23
Type: galaxy (in pair), Sb:
Mag: B=?, V=?
Size: 1.202′ 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 "eF, pL, R, vglbM, 40 arcseconds."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 12.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads R,BM,STRUCTURELESS.
Steve Coe, observing with a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Extremely faint, pretty small, round and somewhat brighter in the middle at 100X."
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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