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Herschel Object 161

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Herschel object 161 is located in the constellation Com. The naked eye can see magnitude 6 objects (up to magnitude 8 under ideal dark sky conditions). For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size, or 1/2°.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 161
      1. Type:
      2. Galaxy
      1. Constellation:
      2. Com
      1. NGC:
      2. 4459
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 10.9

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