NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort
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Location and Magnitude
Right Ascension: 10:47:42.3
Visual Magnitude: 10.4
Discoverer: Herschel W.
Year of discovery: 1784
Discovery aperture: 18.7
Summary description: vB, cL, lE, svmbMBN
13.1" (2/25/84): bright, elongated 2:1 SW-NE, well concentrated to a small bright nucleus. Member of the Leo Group = M96 Group.
8" (3/28/81): fairly bright, slightly elongated SW-NE.