Object NGC 3253 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3253 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: SBbc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.20'x1.1'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.3m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h28m27.3s; Dec= 12°42'14"
redshift (z): 0.032319
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3253: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 136.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3253 : PGC 30829, UGC 5674, MCG 2-27-21, CGCG 65-43, IRAS 10257+1257
Nearby objects: NGC 3251
, NGC 3252
, NGC 3254
, NGC 3255
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