Object NGC 3996 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3996 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.90'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.5m; B=14.2m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h57m46.1s; Dec= 14°17'51"
redshift (z): 0.023356
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3996: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 98.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3996 : PGC 37628, UGC 6941, MCG 3-31-4, CGCG 98-11, IRAS 11551+1434
Nearby objects: NGC 3994
, NGC 3995
, NGC 3997
, NGC 3998
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