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Herschel Object 186

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Herschel object 186 is located in the constellation CVn. 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. 186
      1. Type:
      2. Galaxy
      1. Constellation:
      2. CVn
      1. NGC:
      2. 5195
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 8.4

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