Object NGC 5253 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5253 - galaxy in the constellation Centauri|
Type: S/P -
The angular dimensions: 5.00'x1.9'
magnitude: V=10.4m; B=10.9m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h39m55.8s; Dec= -31°38'30"
redshift (z): 0.001358
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5253: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 5.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5253 : PGC 48334, ESO 445-4, MCG -5-32-60, UGCA 369, AM 1337-312, IRAS 13370-3123
Nearby objects: NGC 5251
, NGC 5252
, NGC 5254
, NGC 5255
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