Object NGC 5194 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|M51, NGC5194 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: Sbc -
The angular dimensions: 11.20'x6.9'
magnitude: V=8.4m; B=9.0m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h29m52.6s; Dec= 47°11'44"
redshift (z): 0.001544
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5194: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 6.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5194 : PGC 47404, M 51, UGC 8493, MCG 8-25-12, IRAS 13277+4727, KCPG 379A, CGCG 246-8, Arp 85, VV 1, VV 403, Whirlpool galaxy
Nearby objects: NGC 5193A
, NGC 5193
, NGC 5195
, NGC 5196
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