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RA: 22h 44m 24.43s
Dec: −00° 09′ 44.4″
Ch: MSA:1282, U2:258, SA:17
Type: galaxy, Sa
Mag: B=13.8, V=?
Size: 1.659′ x 1.096′
Synonyms: H II-442
Discovered in 1785 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "F, S, resolvable, lbM or following the middle."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,SLEL,BM.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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