|Object NGC 4959 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4959 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.8'
magnitude: V=14.5m; B=15.4m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h5m41s; Dec= 33°10'46"
redshift (z): 0.032623
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4959: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 137.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4959 : PGC 45301, MCG 6-29-29, CGCG 189-18, NPM1G +33.0272
Nearby objects: NGC 4957
, NGC 4958
, NGC 4960
, NGC 4961
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