Object NGC 3179 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3179 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x0.5'
magnitude: V=13.1m; B=14.1m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h17m57.2s; Dec= 41°6'53"
redshift (z): 0.024210
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3179: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 102.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3179 : PGC 30078, UGC 5555, MCG 7-21-36, CGCG 211-37, NPM1G +41.0230
Nearby objects: NGC 3177
, NGC 3178
, NGC 3180
, NGC 3181
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