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Object reference Size Shape Visual Scale Telescope used
NGC 3344 medium circular
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3245 small circular
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 2859 small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3294 small oval
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3504 very small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3277 very small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3486 medium circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3432 medium slither
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3254 small thin oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3430 small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3414 small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3396 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3424 very small thin oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3158 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3413 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3106 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 3395 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3021 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch

This table is sorted by visual scale and then size.

Galaxy groupings included above

NGC 3395 / NGC 3396 - Faint pairing

Other notes

Best placed from mid winter to early summer.

Leo Minor has galactic co-ordinates of approximately 190, 60.

So when you look at this constellation you are looking high above the galactic plane above the Perseus arm of our spiral galaxy.

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