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Deep Sky Objects

Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
NGC243407:34.9-69 17Galaxy11.22.5' x 2.5'106MLYJanuary 19 2007Lostock 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mmSWAIn same field as NGC2442. Much smaller tha 2442. Two faint stars appear 'embedded' in the galaxy.
NGC244207:36.4-69 32Galaxy10.46.0' x 5.5'47MLYJune 16 2001Barren Grounds 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian26mmPlosslIrregular faint haze only just visible.[A contrasting observation on January 19 2007 from Lostock: Very large and oval with a bright, very concentrated nucleus].