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NGC5482

 

Basic Information


Location and Magnitude


Right Ascension: 14:8:30.8
Declination: +8:55:53
Constellation: BOO
Visual Magnitude: 12.9

Historic Information


Discoverer: Herschel W.
Year of discovery: 1784
Discovery aperture: 18.7

Observational


Summary description: eF, S
Sub-type: S0

Corwin's Notes

===== NGC 5482. See NGC 5469, as well as UGC 9084 in the "notngc" files.

Steve's Notes

===== NGC 5482 17.5" (6/8/02): fairly faint, fairly small, slightly elongated E-W, 0.8'x0.6', moderate concentration with a small brighter core ~15" diameter. A couple of mag 14.5 stars [28" separation] lie 2.5' SSE. Follows a mag 12 star by 3.8'. Located ~1.5 ESE of the large NGC 5416 cluster.