NGC 5846
DSS image of NGC 5846
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 5846, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 5846

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  10.2
Size  4' x 3.4'
Right Ascension  15h 6' 29.3"  (2000)
Declination  1° 36' 20" N
Constellation  Virgo
Description  vB, pL, R, psbMN, F* inv S, n of 2
Classification  E0
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 8, 2002    Las Cienegas NCA, Pima Co., AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Small elliptical with a companion, round, no structure, the companion [NGC5846A] is a clear object in the south margin of the halo

Rev. T.W. Webb
May 19, 1885    Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)

h., very bright.
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
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NGC 5846