Hershel 400 Objects in Andromeda


Abbreviations in the CON column are the IAU versions.
The column TYPE has following abbreviations:
OPNCL = open cluster PLNNB = planetary nebula GLOCL = globular cluster CL+NB = open cluster and nebulosity BRTNB = bright emission or reflection nebula
Hubble Classification for galaxies or GALXY where no classification existed.

In the Herschel Column the Classes are:
I = Bright Nebulae III = Very Faint Nebulae V = Very Large
Nebulae
VII = Pretty Much Compressed
Clusters of Large or Small Stars
II = Faint Nebulae IV = Planetary Nebulae VI = Very Compressed and Rich Clusters of Stars VIII = Coarsely Scattered
Clusters of Stars

NGC_#
Con
Type
RA_2000
Declination
Mag
Size
Hershel_#
Observation Notes
 
                 
205 AND E6 00 40.4 +41 41 8.0 17'X10' H V 18 (M 110) Bright, Large, not compressed, dimmer than M 32 in the 8" at 60X. Just seen in the 10 X 50 binoculars.
404 AND E0 01 09.5 +35 43 10.1 4'X4' H II 224 Bright, pretty large, somewhat elongated, somewhat brighter in the middle, near Beta And.
752 AND OPNCL 01 57.8 +37 41 5.7 50.0' H VII 32 Bright, Large, not Compressed, many nice chains of stars.
891 AND Sb 02 22.6 +42 21 11.5 14.0'X3.0' H V 19 17.5"--pretty Bright, pretty Large, very Elongated, central bulge obvious, outer arms show sculptured detail at 200X
7662 AND PLNNB 23 25.9 +42 33 8.6 17"X14" H IV 18 17.5"--pretty Bright, pretty Small, Round greenish dot at 100X. 320X central hole seen easily, central star suspected in good seeing.
7686 AND OPNCL 23 30.2 +49 08 5.6 15.0' H VIII 69 Pretty bright, pretty compressed, round, surrounds a yellow 8th mag star, very nice at 100X.