|Object NGC 4861 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4861 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: SBm - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.20'x1.6'
magnitude: V=13.5m; B=14.1m
The surface brightness: 15.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h59m1.8s; Dec= 34°51'43"
redshift (z): 0.002785
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4861: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 11.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4861 : PGC 44536, IC 3961, UGC 8098, MCG 6-29-3, MK 59, 1ZW 49, Arp 266, VV 797, KCPG 362A, CGCG 189-5, KUG 1256+351
Nearby objects: NGC 4859
, NGC 4860
, NGC 4862
, NGC 4863
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