Object NGC 1253 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1253 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 5.30'x2.3'
magnitude: V=11.7m; B=12.3m
The surface brightness: 14.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h14m9.2s; Dec= -2°49'23"
redshift (z): 0.005713
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1253: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 24.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1253 : PGC 12041, MCG -1-9-18, UGCA 62, Arp 279, KUG 0311-030
Nearby objects: NGC 1252
, NGC 1253A
, NGC 1254
, NGC 1255
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