Object NGC 1879 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1879 - galaxy in the constellation Columbae|
Type: SBm - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.50'x1.7'
magnitude: V=12.8m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 14.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h19m48.1s; Dec= -32°8'33"
redshift (z): 0.004136
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1879: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 17.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1879 : PGC 17113, ESO 423-6, MCG -5-13-16, UGCA 110, IRAS 05178-3211, DDO 232, AM 0517-321
Nearby objects: NGC 1877
, NGC 1878
, NGC 1880
, NGC 1881
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