NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 13:47:40.0
Declination: -30:56:22
Constellation: CEN
Visual Magnitude: 11.8

Historic Information

Discoverer: Herschel J.
Year of discovery: 1835
Discovery aperture: 18.3


Summary description: pF, S, R, 2 st nr
Sub-type: Sab

Corwin's Notes

===== NGC 5292. See NGC 5298.

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 5292 17.5" (3/12/88): moderately bright, fairly small, gradually brighter halo, bright core. Two mag 13-14 stars are collinear to the NE (the closer star is 1.0' from center). Member of IC 4329 cluster (AGC 3574).