NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort
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Location and Magnitude
Right Ascension: 10:48:1.0
Visual Magnitude: 13.7
Discoverer: Herschel W.
Year of discovery: 1788
Discovery aperture: 18.7
Summary description: vF, cS, iR
18" (3/30/05): fairly faint, fairly small, irregularly round though difficult to pin down an orientation, 0.7'x0.6'. Broad, weak concentration with no noticeable core. Located 16' NE of mag 7.3 HD 93271 and 18' NW of mag 7.8 HD 93663. Forms a pair with CGCG 212-055 2.3' SSW (not seen).