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NGC 4551

NGC 4551
Object NGC 4551 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
NGC 4551 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.0m; B=13.0m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h35m38s; Dec= 12°15'50"
redshift (z): 0.003909
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4551: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 16.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4551 : PGC 41963, UGC 7759, MCG 2-32-148, CGCG 70-183, VCC 1630

Nearby objects: NGC 4549, NGC 4550, NGC 4552, NGC 4553

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