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Type: galaxy, Sc
Mag: B=12.9, V=?
Size: 6.456′ x 0.741′
NGC 5529. See NGC 5527.
Synonyms: H III-414
Discovered in 1785 by William Herschel with an 18.7-inch f/13 speculum telescope. He called it "vF, mE."
The RNGC (Sulentic and Tifft 1973) notes that this is a 13.0 mag galaxy. Their coded description reads EQDKLN,EON,BM,FL.
Steve Coe, using a 13" f/5.6, notes: "Pretty faint, pretty large, much elongated 3X1 in PA 110, somewhat brighter in the middle at 100X. There is a very faint companion in the field it is small and round at 100X."
15cm - ah! a sleeper. thin losfcbr spindle, fairly f @ 80x. points SE to m10 *
that has two m12 comps in-line NW&SE of it. gx in pa120, 3'x0'.4, at
least as long as sep to m10 *. m14.5 * 1'.5 due S of center. wk even
concen to sm elong core. no sharp nuc. *ry 20' fld. BS, 7Jun1991,
The Messier objects
The Bennett objects
The Caldwell list
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