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Type: galaxies (interacting), Sb
Mag: B=13.2, V=?
Size: 3.548′ x 1.949′
Synonyms: H II-213
Discovered in 1784 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "F, pL, vlE, lbM."
Together with NGC 7752 listed as No. 86 in Arp's "Atlas of Peculiar Galaxies" (Astrophysical Journal Supplement, vol. 14, 1966.) He remarks "double arm leading to a companion."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads SLEL,BM,COMP OF 52.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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