Object NGC 1509 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1509 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.90'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.7m; B=14.6m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h3m55.1s; Dec= -11°10'43"
redshift (z): 0.028666
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1509: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 121.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1509 : PGC 14393, IC 2026, MCG -2-11-13, MK 1079, NPM1G -11.0150, IRAS 04015-1118
Nearby objects: NGC 1507
, NGC 1508
, NGC 1510
, NGC 1511
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