NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 9:34:27.0
Declination: -2:30:14
Constellation: HYA
Visual Magnitude: 13.6

Historic Information

Discoverer: Marth
Year of discovery: 1864
Discovery aperture: 48.0


Summary description: pF, S, mbM
Sub-type: S0-a

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 2917 17.5" (2/13/88): faint, small, elongated NNW-SSE, brighter core. A mag 10 star (SAO 136961) is 2' SE.