Object NGC 4008 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4008 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: E5 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.0m; B=13.0m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h58m17.1s; Dec= 28°11'34"
redshift (z): 0.012075
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4008: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 51.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4008 : PGC 37666, UGC 6953, MCG 5-28-61, CGCG 157-66
Nearby objects: NGC 4006
, NGC 4007
, NGC 4009
, NGC 4010
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