NGC/IC Project Restoration Effort

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Basic Information

Location and Magnitude

Right Ascension: 14:3:24.9
Declination: -6:4:8
Constellation: VIR
Visual Magnitude: 12.1

Historic Information

Discoverer: Herschel W.
Year of discovery: 1785
Discovery aperture: 18.7


Summary description: pF, cL, R, gmbM, sp of 2
Sub-type: Sc

Corwin's Notes

===== NGC 5426. See NGC 5428.

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 5426 13.1" (6/4/83): faint, small, slightly elongated N-S, small faint nucleus. Forms a close interesting pair with NGC 5427 2.3' N. A mag 13.5 star is 0.9' NNE of center directly between the two galaxies.