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NGC 5251

NGC 5251
Object NGC 5251 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
NGC 5251 - galaxy in the constellation Bootis
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.70'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.9m; B=14.8m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h37m24.8s; Dec= 27°25'9"
redshift (z): 0.036655
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5251: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 154.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5251 : PGC 48119, MCG 5-32-44, CGCG 161-90, KUG 1335+276

Nearby objects: NGC 5249, NGC 5250, NGC 5252, NGC 5253

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