Hershel 400 Objects in Sextans


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
2974 SEX Sa 09 42.6 -03 43 11.5 3.4'X2.1' H I 61 Pretty bright, pretty small, elongated 1.5 X 1 in PA 90, somewhat brighter in the middle, a 10th mag star is in contact with the west side at 165X.
3115 SEX E6 10 05.2 -07 43 10.1 8.3'X3.2' H I 163 Bright, large, very much elongated 4 X 1 in PA 45, much brighter in the middle at 135X. It is just seen in the 11 X 80 finder. The center is a bright envelope that has an oval, very bright nucleus, all of which at elongated in the same PA as the main body of the galaxy.
3166 SEX S(B)a 10 13.8 +03 26 11.1 5.0'X2.8' H I 3 Bright, pretty large, round and much brighter in the middle at 100X. Brightest in a chain of 4 galaxies from NE to SW.
3169 SEX Sb 10 14.2 +03 28 11.9 5.5'X3.0' H I 4 Pretty bright, pretty large, elongated 1.5 X 1 in PA 45 and much brighter in the middle at 100X.