Object NGC 3259 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3259 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris|
Type: SBbc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.70'x0.9'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=12.9m
The surface brightness: 12.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h32m34.5s; Dec= 65°2'28"
redshift (z): 0.005624
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3259: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 23.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3259 : PGC 31145, UGC 5717, MCG 11-13-27, CGCG 313-21, IRAS 10291+6517
Nearby objects: NGC 3258B
, NGC 3258E
, NGC 3260
, NGC 3261
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