NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort
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Location and Magnitude
Right Ascension: 10:43:57.8
Visual Magnitude: 9.7
Year of discovery: 1781
Discovery aperture: 3.0
Summary description: B, L, R, pgmbMN
NGC 3351 = M 95 = H I 26. See NGC 3345.
17.5" (2/28/87): very bright, very bright core. The outer halo is 4.5'x3.0' oriented SSW-NNE. A bar is highly suspected extending WNW-ESE of the central core with inner ring structure suspected extending from this bar.
13.1" (2/25/84): very bright, small bright nucleus.
8": bright, fairly large, round.