NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 13:36:7.1
Declination: +51:14:11
Constellation: UMA
Visual Magnitude: 13.0

Historic Information

Discoverer: Herschel W.
Year of discovery: 1789
Discovery aperture: 18.7


Summary description: pB, S, R, vgbM
Sub-type: S0

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 5250 17.5" (5/11/02): fairly faint, fairly small, round, 0.8' diameter, very small bright core, moderate surface brightness. Located 5.8' NE of mag 7.4 SAO 28814. A mag 13.5 star lies 1.4' NNW.