NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 13:44:25.7
Declination: +2:6:38
Constellation: VIR
Visual Magnitude: 13.9

Historic Information

Discoverer: Stephan
Year of discovery: 1881
Discovery aperture: 31.0


Summary description: eF, vS, R, gvlbM
Sub-type: E0

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 5285 17.5" (4/28/90): very faint, very small, elongated N-S. A mag 12 star lies 3.0' N. Located 7.1' SE of mag 9.5 SAO 120090.