|Object NGC 4987 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4987 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: E4 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.20'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.4m; B=14.4m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h7m59s; Dec= 51°55'46"
redshift (z): 0.015761
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4987: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 66.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4987 : PGC 45502, UGC 8216, MCG 9-22-15, CGCG 271-13
Nearby objects: NGC 4985
, NGC 4986
, NGC 4988
, NGC 4989
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