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RA: 00h 00m 20s
Dec: +50° 44′ 20″
Ch: MSA:86, U2:35, SA:4
Ref: SIMBAD, DAML02, NGC/IC
Mag: B=?, V=?
NGC 7801. This is a possible cluster at JH's position. He says of it only "A double star in a tolerable cluster in which is one star 9 m." To my eye on a DSS image, this is a group of 20-30 stars covering an area about 15 arcmin by 11 arcmin. Brian Skiff sees it as an "asterism, center defined as position of a wide magnitude 12 pair."
Whatever the true nature of the object, the 9th magnitude star is a couple of arcmin northwest of the double in the center of the group.
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a nonexistent object. Their coded description reads NOCL S.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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