|Object NGC 4279 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4279 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.5m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h20m24.9s; Dec= -11°39'58"
redshift (z): 0.014603
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4279: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 61.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4279 : PGC 39812, MCG -2-32-3, NPM1G -11.0329
Nearby objects: NGC 4277
, NGC 4278
, NGC 4280
, NGC 4281
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