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NGC 4256

NGC 4256
Object NGC 4256 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
NGC 4256 - galaxy in the constellation Draconis
Type: Sb - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 4.50'x0.8'
magnitude: V=11.9m; B=12.7m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h18m42.8s; Dec= 65°53'54"
redshift (z): 0.008432
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4256: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 35.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4256 : PGC 39568, UGC 7351, MCG 11-15-45, CGCG 315-32, IRAS 12163+6610

Nearby objects: NGC 4254, NGC 4255, NGC 4257, NGC 4258

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