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RA: 22h 27m 12.61s
Dec: −35° 08′ 25.1″
Con: Piscis Austrinus
Ch: MSA:1425, U2:384, SA:23
Type: galaxy, Sc
Mag: B=16, V=?
Size: 1.148′ x 0.741′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "vF, pL, R, vgvlbM, 30 arcseconds." On a second occassion he called it "vF, S, R, gbM, 15 arcseconds."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a galaxy. Their coded description reads S,F,STELNUC.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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