Mar 22, 2003 TIMPA, Avra Valley, AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet
Nice edge-on spiral galaxy, distinct core, some dust lane visible beside the core, stellar object visible beside the core, otherwise no stars immediately around the galaxy, several very dim galaxies in the surrounding area.
Rev. T.W. Webb
May 19, 1885 Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)
Long, shuttle like nucleus. E. of Rosse, 15'.
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
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