Object NGC 2859 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2859 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis Minoris|
Type: SB0-a - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.60'x4.1'
magnitude: V=10.9m; B=11.8m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h24m18.6s; Dec= 34°30'48"
redshift (z): 0.005627
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2859: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 23.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2859 : PGC 26649, UGC 5001, MCG 6-21-30, CGCG 181-40
Nearby objects: NGC 2857
, NGC 2858
, NGC 2860
, NGC 2861
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