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RA: 23h 01m 28.7s
Dec: +01° 45′ 12.1″
Ch: MSA:1281, U2:258, SA:17
Type: galaxy, E
Mag: B=13.9, V=?
Size: 1.174′ x 0.977′
Synonyms: H II-590
Discovered in 1786 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "F, S, bM."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 14.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads E,R,BM,COM2'FO.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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