NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 13:41:5.7
Declination: +67:40:23
Constellation: DRA
Visual Magnitude: 13.2

Historic Information

Discoverer: d'Arrest
Year of discovery: 1866
Discovery aperture: 11.0


Summary description: F, S, stell
Sub-type: S0

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 5283 17.5" (5/11/02): fairly faint, fairly small, round, 1.0' diameter. Increases to a bright core and occasional stellar nucleus (this is a Seyfert galaxy!). Collinear with a mag 14 star 2.4' NE and a mag 10.5 star 4.7' NE. Another mag 14 star lies 2.5' W.