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WORKING 7100: Add/update Dreyer/Steinicke listings/data, check IDs

NGC 7100
Recorded (Aug 31, 1886) by
Guillaume Bigourdan (II-90)
Perhaps also observed by Rudolf Spitaler
A star in Pegasus (RA 21 39 06.9, Dec +08 57 02)
Historical Identification: The first IC notes "Seconds of RA are 41, NPD is 81 45.2 (Spitaler)". The second IC adds "RA 20 32 13, NPD 81 40 (Bigourdan). Query, is Spitaler's object (IC p. 227) a different one?".

NGC 7101 (= PGC 67118)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by
Albert Marth (448)
Looked for but not found by Rudolf Spitaler
A 14th-magnitude galaxy (type C??) in Pegasus (RA 21 39 34.5, Dec +08 52 38)
Historical Identification: The first IC says "Not seen by Spitaler; evidently = 7100" (apparently an incorrect conclusion by Dreyer).
Physical Information: Apparent size 0.5 by 0.5 arcmin?

NGC 7102 (= PGC 67120 =
IC 5127)
Discovered (Oct 16, 1863) by Albert Marth (and later listed as NGC 7102)
Recorded (Oct 27, 1894) by Guillaume Bigourdan (and later listed as IC 5127)
A magnitude 13.5 spiral galaxy (type SB(rs)b?) in Pegasus (RA 21 39 44.5, Dec +06 17 09)
Historical Identification: (See IC 5127 for a discussion of the duplicate listing.)
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.6 by 0.9 arcmin?
SDSS image of region near spiral galaxy NGC 7102
Above, a 12 arcmin wide SDSS image centered on NGC 7102
Below, a 2.4 arcmin wide SDSS image of the galaxy
SDSS image of spiral galaxy NGC 7102

NGC 7103 (= PGC 67124)
Discovered (1886) by
Frank Muller (II-461)
Also observed by Ormond Stone
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E1?) in Capricornus (RA 21 39 51.3, Dec -22 28 24)
Historical Identification: The first IC changes the (partial) RA (per Ormond Stone) to 31m 55s.
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.4 by 1.2? arcmin

NGC 7104 (= PGC 67137)
Discovered (1886) by
Frank Muller (II-462)
Also observed by Ormond Stone
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E1?) in Capricornus (RA 21 40 03.2, Dec -22 25 28)
Historical Identification: The first IC changes the (partial) RA (per Ormond Stone) to 32m 06s.
Physical Information: Apparent size 0.7 by 0.6? arcmin.

NGC 7105 (= PGC 67181)
Discovered (Sep 12, 1885) by
Francis Leavenworth (I-242)
Looked for but not found by Herbert Howe
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Capricornus (RA 21 41 41.3, Dec -10 38 06)
Historical Identification: The second IC states "Not found by Howe (3 nights)".
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.0 by 0.5? arcmin

NGC 7106 (= PGC 67215)
Discovered (Jul 8, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBc?) in Indus (RA 21 42 36.5, Dec -52 41 57)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.7 by 1.0? arcmin

NGC 7107 (= PGC 67209)
Discovered (Sep 6, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBdm?) in Grus (RA 21 42 26.5, Dec -44 47 31)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 2.1 by 1.5? arcmin

NGC 7108 (=
NGC 7111 = PGC 67189)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by Albert Marth (450) (and later listed as NGC 7108)
Discovered (Sep 31, 1872) by Édouard Stephan (and later listed as NGC 7111)
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E4?) in Aquarius (RA 21 41 53.7, Dec -06 42 31)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.4 by 0.9? arcmin

NGC 7109 (= PGC 67192)
Discovered (Sep 25, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E0?) in Piscis Austrinus (RA 21 41 58.5, Dec -34 26 46)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 0.7 by 0.7? arcmin

NGC 7110 (= PGC 67199)
Discovered (Sep 23, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBb?) in Piscis Austrinus (RA 21 42 12.0, Dec -34 09 46)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.3 by 0.6? arcmin

NGC 7111 (=
NGC 7108 = PGC 67189)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by Albert Marth (and later listed as NGC 7108)
Discovered (Sep 31, 1872) by Édouard Stephan (4-5) (and later listed as NGC 7111)
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E4?) in Aquarius (RA 21 41 53.7, Dec -06 42 31)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Given the duplicate entry, see NGC 7108 for anything else.

NGC 7112 (=
NGC 7113 = PGC 67208)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by Albert Marth (and later listed as NGC 7113)
Discovered (Jul 12, 1886) by Lewis Swift (4-81) (and later listed as NGC 7112)
Looked for but not found by Herbert Howe (while listed as NGC 7112)
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E0?) in Pegasus (RA 21 42 26.5, Dec +12 34 09)
Historical Identification: The second IC notes "Not found by Howe (2 nights)".
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.4 by 1.4? arcmin.

NGC 7113 (=
NGC 7112 = PGC 67208)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by Albert Marth (451) (and later listed as NGC 7113)
Discovered (Jul 12, 1886) by Lewis Swift (and later listed as NGC 7112)
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E0?) in Pegasus (RA 21 42 26.5, Dec +12 34 09)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Given the duplicate entry, see NGC 7112 for anything else.

NGC 7114, Nova Cygni 1876 (= Q Cygni)
Discovered (Sep 2, 1877) by
Ralph Copeland
An 11th-magnitude nova in Cygnus (RA 21 41 44.0, Dec +42 50 31)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: As a nova, easily visible in 1876, but now long faded from view

NGC 7115 (= PGC 67248)
Discovered (Jul 9, 1885) by
Francis Leavenworth (I-243)
Also observed by Herbert Howe
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sb?) in Piscis Austrinus (RA 21 43 39.2, Dec -25 21 04)
Historical Identification: The second IC lists a corrected RA (per Howe) of 21 35 35.
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.7 by 0.4? arcmin

NGC 7116 (= PGC 67218)
Discovered (Sep 9, 1863) by
Albert Marth (452)
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sbc?) in Cygnus (RA 21 42 40.4, Dec +28 56 48)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.1 by 0.4? arcmin

NGC 7117 (= PGC 67303)
Discovered (Sep 30, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/S0?) in Grus (RA 21 45 47.0, Dec -48 25 16)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.4 by 0.8? arcmin

NGC 7118 (= PGC 67318)
Discovered (Sep 30, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/S0?) in Grus (RA 21 46 09.8, Dec -48 21 12)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.4 by 1.1? arcmin

NGC 7119 (= PGC 67325)
Discovered (Sep 6, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SB(rs)bc? pec) in Grus (RA 21 46 15.7, Dec -46 30 56)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: One of an interacting pair of galaxies, presumably seen as a single object by Herschel (1.2 by 0.9? arcmin)

PGC 67322 (= "NGC 7119B")
Not an NGC object but listed here since sometimes called NGC 7119B
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sc? pec) in
Grus (RA 21 46 14.9, Dec -46 31 11)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: One of an interacting pair of galaxies, presumably seen as a single object by Herschel (0.6 by 0.3? arcmin)

NGC 7120 (= PGC 67273)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by
Albert Marth (453)
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sb?) in Aquarius (RA 21 44 33.2, Dec -06 31 23)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 0.8 by 0.4? arcmin

NGC 7121 (= PGC 67287)
Discovered (Sep 3, 1872) by
Édouard Stephan (4-6)
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sbc?) in Aquarius (RA 21 44 52.6, Dec -03 37 11)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.1 by 0.6? arcmin

NGC 7122
Recorded (Nov 24, 1854) by
Edward Cooper
A pair of stars in Capricornus (RA 21 45 47.8, Dec -08 49 47)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information:

NGC 7123 (= PGC 67466)
Discovered (Jul 24, 1835) by
John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sa?) in Indus (RA 21 50 46.4, Dec -70 20 02)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 3.0 by 1.1? arcmin

NGC 7124 (= PGC 67375)
Discovered (Jul 8, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBbc?) in Indus (RA 21 48 05.3, Dec -50 33 56)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 2.8 by 1.1? arcmin

NGC 7125 (= PGC 67417)
Discovered (Jul 22, 1835) by
John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBc?) in Indus (RA 21 49 16.2, Dec -60 42 45)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 3.0 by 2.1? arcmin

NGC 7126 (= PGC 67418)
Discovered (Jul 22, 1835) by
John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sc?) in Indus (RA 21 49 18.3, Dec -60 36 34)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 2.8 by 1.3? arcmin

NGC 7127 (= OCL 219)
Discovered (Sep 25, 1829) by
John Herschel
An open cluster (type IV(1 or 2)p) in Cygnus (RA 21 43 52.9, Dec +54 35 46)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: About 6? arcmin wide

NGC 7128 (= OCL 218)
Discovered (Oct 14, 1787) by
William Herschel
A 10th-magnitude open cluster (type II3m) in Cygnus (RA 21 43 57.7, Dec +53 42 55)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: About 4? arcmin wide

NGC 7129 (= OCL 240)
Discovered (Oct 18, 1794) by
William Herschel
An open cluster and reflection nebula in Cepheus (RA 21 42 58.9, Dec +66 06 47)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: About 7? arcmin wide

NGC 7130 (=
IC 5135 = PGC 67387)
Discovered (Sep 25, 1834) by John Herschel (and later listed as NGC 7130)
Discovered (Sep 17, 1897) by Lewis Swift (and later listed as IC 5135)
A magnitude 12.1 spiral galaxy (type Sa? pec) in Piscis Austrinus (RA 21 48 19.3, Dec -34 57 10)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.6 by 1.5 arcmin? DSS images show only a poorly defined object; but Hubble Legacy Archive images show that the DSS "object" is a vastly overexposed image of the galaxy.
DSS image of spiral galaxy NGC 7130
Above, a 2.0 arcmin wide DSS image of NGC 7130
Below, an approximately 0.5 arcmin wide image of the galaxy (Image Credit Hubble Legacy Archive)
'Raw' HST image of spiral galaxy NGC 7130

NGC 7131 (= PGC 67359)
Discovered (Aug 7, 1864) by
Albert Marth (454)
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Capricornus (RA 21 47 36.0, Dec -13 10 56)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.7 by 1.0? arcmin

NGC 7132 (= PGC 67349)
Discovered (Oct 18, 1884) by
Lewis Swift (2-89)
Also observed by Rudolf Spitaler
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sc?) in Pegasus (RA 21 47 16.4, Dec +10 14 29)
Historical Identification: The first IC says "Seconds of RA should be 25 (per Spitaler)".
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.1 by 0.7? arcmin

NGC 7133
Recorded (Sep 18, 1884) by
Guillaume Bigourdan (II-91)
A lost or nonexistent object in Cepheus (RA 21 44 26.6, Dec +66 10 06)
Historical Identification:

NGC 7134
Discovered (1860) by
Christian Peters
Also observed by Herbert Howe
A group of stars in Capricornus (RA 21 48 56.0, Dec -12 58 13)
Historical Identification: The second IC says "No nebula, only 3 or 4 very faint stars (Howe)".

NGC 7135 (= PGC 67425)
Discovered (Sep 23, 1834) by
John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/S0?) in Piscis Austrinus (RA 21 49 46.0, Dec -34 52 34)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 2.1 by 1.8? arcmin

NGC 7136
Discovered (1886) by
Frank Muller (II-463)
Also observed by Herbert Howe
A pair of stars in Capricornus (RA 21 49 43.3, Dec -11 47 34)
Historical Identification: The second IC says "RA 21 42 10, stellar, nebulosity doubtful (Howe)".

NGC 7137 (= PGC 67379)
Discovered (Nov 17, 1784) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBc?) in Pegasus (RA 21 48 13.0, Dec +22 09 35)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.6 by 1.4? arcmin

NGC 7138 (= PGC 67406)
Discovered (Aug 3, 1864) by
Albert Marth (455)
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBa?) in Pegasus (RA 21 49 01.0, Dec +12 30 50)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.2 by 0.5? arcmin

NGC 7139
Discovered (Nov 5, 1787) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude planetary nebula in Cepheus (RA 21 46 08.4, Dec +63 47 32)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.3? arcmin
NOAO image of planetary nebula NGC 7139 overlaid on a DSS background
Above, a 12 arcmin wide NOAO/DSS composite image centered on NGC 7139
(Image Credit above and below Gert Gottschalk and Sibylle Froehlich/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF)
Below, a 2.4 arcmin wide NOAO image of the planetary nebula
NOAO image of planetary nebula NGC 7139

NGC 7140 (=
NGC 7141 = PGC 67532)
Discovered (Oct 4, 1834) by John Herschel (and later listed as NGC 7140)
Discovered (Oct 5, 1834) by John Herschel (and later listed as NGC 7141)
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBbc?) in Indus (RA 21 52 15.1, Dec -55 34 11)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 4.1 by 3.0? arcmin

NGC 7141 (=
NGC 7140 = PGC 67532)
Discovered (Oct 4, 1834) by John Herschel (and later listed as NGC 7140)
Discovered (Oct 5, 1834) by John Herschel (and later listed as NGC 7141)
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBbc?) in Indus (RA 21 52 15.1, Dec -55 34 11)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Given the duplicate entry, see NGC 7140 for anything else.

NGC 7142 (= OCL 241)
Discovered (Oct 18, 1794) by
William Herschel
A 9th-magnitude open cluster (type II2r) in Cepheus (RA 21 45 09.4, Dec +65 46 28)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 12? arcmin

NGC 7143
Recorded (Sep 15, 1828) by
John Herschel
A pair of stars in Cygnus (RA 21 48 53.9, Dec +29 57 26)
Historical Identification:

NGC 7144 (= PGC 67557)
Discovered (Sep 30, 1834) by
John Herschel
An 11th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E0?) in Grus (RA 21 52 42.6, Dec -48 15 17)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 3.7 by 3.6? arcmin. Used by the de Vaucouleurs Atlas of Galaxy Types as an example of galaxy type SA0-.
DSS image of region near galaxy NGC 7144
Above, a 12 arcmin wide DSS image centered on NGC 7144
Below, a 4.5 arcmin wide DSS image of the galaxy
DSS image of galaxy NGC 7144

NGC 7145 (= PGC 67583)
Discovered (Oct 2, 1834) by
John Herschel
An 11th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E1?) in Grus (RA 21 53 20.5, Dec -47 52 57)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 2.5 by 2.3? arcmin

NGC 7146 (= PGC 67508)
Discovered (Aug 11, 1863) by
Albert Marth (456)
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBab?) in Pegasus (RA 21 51 47.4, Dec +03 01 02)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.0 by 0.6? arcmin

NGC 7147 (= PGC 67518)
Discovered (Aug 11, 1863) by
Albert Marth (457)
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type SB0/a?) in Pegasus (RA 21 51 58.3, Dec +03 04 20)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.0 by 0.9? arcmin

NGC 7148
Recorded (Sep 15, 1865) by
Heinrich d'Arrest
A pair of stars in Pegasus (RA 21 52 08.4, Dec +03 20 31)
Historical Identification:

NGC 7149 (= PGC 67524)
Discovered (Sep 15, 1865) by
Heinrich d'Arrest
A 13th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E3?) in Pegasus (RA 21 52 11.6, Dec +03 18 06)
Historical Identification:
Physical Information: Apparent size 1.3 by 0.9? arcmin
SDSS image of region near elliptical galaxy NGC 7149
Above, a 12 arcmin wide SDSS image centered on NGC 7149
Below, a 2.4 arcmin wide SDSS image of the galaxy
SDSS image of elliptical galaxy NGC 7149
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