NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort
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Location and Magnitude
Right Ascension: 9:35:44.0
Visual Magnitude: 12.6
Discoverer: Herschel W.
Year of discovery: 1785
Discovery aperture: 18.7
Summary description: vF, cS, R, sbMN
NGC 2918. See NGC 2901.
17.5" (3/12/94): fairly faint, fairly small, elongated 4:3 SW-NE, 1.0'x0.8', bright core has a slight even concentration down to an occasional faint stellar nucleus. Located at midpoint of two mag 13.5 stars 2.5' S and 2.5' N.