Object NGC 5257 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5257 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: SBb/P - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x0.8'
magnitude: V=12.4m; B=12.9m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h39m52.8s; Dec= 0°50'25"
redshift (z): 0.022676
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5257: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 95.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5257 : PGC 48330, UGC 8641, MCG 0-35-15, CGCG 17-55, IRAS 13373+0105, UM 598, VV 55, Arp 240, KCPG 389A
Nearby objects: NGC 5255
, NGC 5256
, NGC 5258
, NGC 5259-2
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