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NGC 4659

NGC 4659
Object NGC 4659 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
NGC 4659 - galaxy in the constellation Comae Berenices
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=13.0m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h44m29.5s; Dec= 13°29'56"
redshift (z): 0.001600
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4659: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 6.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4659 : PGC 42913, UGC 7915, MCG 2-33-7, CGCG 71-24, VCC 1999

Nearby objects: NGC 4657, NGC 4658, NGC 4660, NGC 4661

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