IC 4157
DSS image of IC 4157
Overlaid DSS image of IC 4157, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 4157

Type  Star
Right Ascension  13h 4' 18.5"  (2000)
Declination  38° 39' 49" N
Constellation  Canes Venatici
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

IC 4157 is a star with a defect superposed. This probably accounts for Wolf's description "2 nuclei?" The correct star is marked on a print of the original Bruce 16-inch refractor plate which Wolf examined, and the defect is seen on the print, too.
IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 4157
Nearby objects for IC 4157

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IC 4157