Object NGC 3053 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3053 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: SBa - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x0.9'
magnitude: V=12.8m; B=13.7m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h55m33.6s; Dec= 16°26'0"
redshift (z): 0.012452
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3053: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 52.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3053 : PGC 28631, UGC 5329, MCG 3-25-40, CGCG 92-74, CGCG 93-1, IRAS 09528+1640
Nearby objects: NGC 3051
, NGC 3052
, NGC 3054
, NGC 3055
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