Object NGC 3251 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3251 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.00'x0.4'
magnitude: V=13.4m; B=14.1m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h29m16.5s; Dec= 26°5'56"
redshift (z): 0.016965
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3251: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 71.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3251 : PGC 30892, IC 2579, UGC 5684, MCG 4-25-23, CGCG 124-29, IRAS 10264+2621
Nearby objects: NGC 3250B
, NGC 3250
, NGC 3252
, NGC 3253
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