Object NGC 4948 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4948 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: SBd - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.00'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.2m; B=14.0m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h4m55.8s; Dec= -7°56'47"
redshift (z): 0.003746
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4948: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 15.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4948 : PGC 45224, IC 4156, MCG -1-33-79
Nearby objects: NGC 4947A
, NGC 4947
, NGC 4948A
, NGC 4949
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