NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort
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Location and Magnitude
Right Ascension: 4:42:39.7
Visual Magnitude: 14.1
Discoverer: Herschel J.
Year of discovery: 1834
Discovery aperture: 18.3
Summary description: vF, S, att to * 10
30" (11/6/10 - Coonabarabran, 264x): fairly faint, small, irregular shape, 35" diameter, contains a quasi-stellar nucleus. A mag 14 star is at the NE end and a very faint star is resolved at the west edge of the halo. A mag 13.5 star lies 0.9' ENE. A string of stars heads NE from the cluster. Forms a pair with S-L 19 2' E, which is a relatively faint, small, roundish 25" glow.