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Type: galaxy, Sb
Mag: B=?, V=?
Size: 2.57′ x 0.602′
Discovered by Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope with an 18-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He recorded it as "pF, lE, glbM. Query if it have not a vS star involved."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a unverified southern object.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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