NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 4:36:1.9
Declination: +19:57:3
Constellation: TAU
Visual Magnitude: 13.9

Historic Information

Discoverer: Stephan
Year of discovery: 1878
Discovery aperture: 31.0


Summary description: vF, vS, R, lbM, vS * inv
Sub-type: E-S0

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 1615 17.5" (1/23/93): faint, very small, round, very small bright core, stellar nucleus. Forms the east vertex of an equilateral triangle with mag 7.1 SAO 94022 6' SW and mag 8.0 SAO 94021 5' NW!