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RA: 01h 56m 55.05s
Dec: +33° 00′ 54.7″
Ch: MSA:123, U2:92, SA:4
Type: galaxy, S
Mag: B=14.9, V=?
Size: 1.548′ x 0.338′
NGC 740. See NGC 733.
The NGC notes that this galaxy was observed at Birr Castle, and adds that it may be William Herschel's H II-221.
H II-221: "F, pL, mE, r, 1.5' long."
[A.S.: Does this description also refer to NGC 736?]
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 15.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EL,BM,INTDKLNS.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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