Object NGC 5055 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|M63, NGC5055 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: Sbc -
The angular dimensions: 12.60'x7.2'
magnitude: V=8.6m; B=9.3m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h15m49s; Dec= 42°1'59"
redshift (z): 0.001614
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5055: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 6.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5055 : PGC 46153, M 63, UGC 8334, MCG 7-27-54, CGCG 217-23, Sunflower galaxy
Nearby objects: NGC 5053
, NGC 5054
, NGC 5056
, NGC 5057
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