Object NGC 4697 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4697 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: E6 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 7.20'x4.7'
magnitude: V=9.2m; B=10.1m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h48m35.8s; Dec= -5°48'0"
redshift (z): 0.004140
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4697: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 17.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4697 : PGC 43276, MCG -1-33-10, UGCA 300
Nearby objects: NGC 4696D
, NGC 4696
, NGC 4698
, NGC 4699
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