Overlaid DSS image of IC 186, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right
MCG+00-06-020, MCG+00-06-021, PGC 7599, PGC 7600, PGC 144487
|Type ||Galaxy Cluster|
|Size ||0.7' x 0.459' @ 60°|
|Right Ascension ||2h 0' 24.0" (2000)|
|Declination ||1° 33' 10" S|
|Description ||Three galaxies within 45"|
Javelle noted this as a double nebula, though there are actually three components -- the eastern galaxy is itself a close double. There is a much fainter compact galaxy south of the western component, but Javelle could not have seen it with the Nice 30-inch.
14 objects found within 120'
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