New probable companions to M 31 found on the POSS-II
I.D. Karachentsev 1 and
V.E. Karachentseva 2
Received 11 September 1998 / Accepted 9 October 1998
We present data on four probable dwarf galaxies found in a wide vicinity of M 31 on the POSS-II film copies. Two of them,the Cassiopeia and Pegasus dwarfs, have are already been confirmed to be real companions of M 31.
Key words: galaxies: dwarf galaxies: individual: Cassiopea dwarf galaxies: individual: Pegasus dwarf galaxies: local group
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Online publication: December 4, 1998