Object NGC 4179 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4179 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 4.20'x1.3'
magnitude: V=11.0m; B=11.9m
The surface brightness: 12.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h12m52.1s; Dec= 1°17'59"
redshift (z): 0.004190
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4179: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 17.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4179 : PGC 38950, UGC 7214, MCG 0-31-38, CGCG 13-104, Todd 15
Nearby objects: NGC 4177
, NGC 4178
, NGC 4180
, NGC 4181
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