Object NGC 3279 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3279 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: Scd -
The angular dimensions: 2.90'x0.4'
magnitude: V=13.4m; B=14.1m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h34m42.6s; Dec= 11°11'49"
redshift (z): 0.004650
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3279: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 19.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3279 : PGC 31302, IC 622, UGC 5741, MCG 2-27-27, IRAS 10320+1127, CGCG 65-59, FGC 1100, Todd 30
Nearby objects: NGC 3277
, NGC 3278
, NGC 3280B
, NGC 3280C
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