Object NGC 4978 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4978 - galaxy in the constellation Comae Berenices|
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x0.8'
magnitude: V=13.1m; B=14.0m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h7m50.4s; Dec= 18°24'58"
redshift (z): 0.021582
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4978: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 91.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4978 : PGC 45494, UGC 8212, MCG 3-34-2, CGCG 101-4, NPM1G +18.0355
Nearby objects: NGC 4976
, NGC 4977
, NGC 4979
, NGC 4980
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