Cluster:    Abell 71 And (Abell distance class 3)
Site: Breitenbuch, Odenwald 
fst: 6m,7
Instr.: 457/1850-Newton
Mag. 276
Description: AGC 71 is one of the most beautiful dc3 galaxy clusters on fall sky. Especially the central region, which contains some brighter NGC galaxies, is really striking. Two MAC galaxies faint but clearly visible. 

Nr. Object (MegaStar) mag.           Description with 18"
 1 NGC 183 13.7b bright, large, diffuse, round, central condensation 
 2 NGC 181 15.5 easy, diffuse, elongated NW to SE 
 3 NGC 184 15.6p easy, diffuse, round 
 4 MCG+5-2-31 15.2p faint, definite, elongated glow 
 5 CGCG 500-61 16.0 faint, small diffuse patch 
 6 PGC 2271 * - faint, small, diffuse, stellar core 
 7  MAC 0038+2935A *  - suspected (star?) 
 8 MAC 0038+2937A *  - faint, stellar (star?) 
 9 MAC 0037+2936A *  - suspected 
  * = outside chart field or not shown