Object NGC 4261 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4261 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 4.10'x3.6'
magnitude: V=10.4m; B=11.4m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h19m23.1s; Dec= 5°49'28"
redshift (z): 0.007465
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4261: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 31.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4261 : PGC 39659, UGC 7360, MCG 1-31-52, CGCG 42-13, VCC 345, 3C 270
Nearby objects: NGC 4259
, NGC 4260
, NGC 4262
, NGC 4263
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