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RA: 16h 07m 25s
Dec: −77° 20′ 48″
Ch: MSA:1542, U2:468, SA:26
Ref: Streicher, DSH
Mag: B=?, V=?
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Alldays (22.50S, 20.12E, 770m).
12-inch f/10 SCT, 16-inch f/10 SCT (95x, 218x)
A clear grouping of stars that stand out against the background star-field. Somewhat oblong north to south of which the four brightest stars situate to the north with an average of 7 magnitude. Six fainter stars complete this grouping. These stars resemble a mother bird and little baby bird with their wings open in flight. Comment: Guide search then visually; sketch done. Magnitude estimate: 11.0. Size estimate: 20.0 arcmin.
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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