Hershel 400 Objects in Taurus


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
1647 TAU OPNCL 04 46.0 +19 04 6.4 45' H VIII 8 Bright, very large, not compressed, pretty rich, this is a big, scattered group.
1817 TAU OPNCL 05 12.1 +16 42 7.7 16.0' H VII 4 Pretty bright, large, rich, 120 stars counted at 100X, many dim members.