Object NGC 4178 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4178 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: SBcd - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 5.00'x1.7'
magnitude: V=11.4m; B=11.9m
The surface brightness: 13.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h12m46.2s; Dec= 10°51'51"
redshift (z): 0.001248
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4178: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 5.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4178 : PGC 38943, IC 3042, UGC 7215, MCG 2-31-50, CGCG 69-88, VCC 66
Nearby objects: NGC 4176
, NGC 4177
, NGC 4179
, NGC 4180
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