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Herschel Objects

Herschel Object 3

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Herschel object 3 is located in the constellation Cet. 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. 3
      1. Type:
      2. Galaxy
      1. Constellation:
      2. Cet
      1. NGC:
      2. 157
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 11.2

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