Object NGC 5259-1 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5259-1 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: E4 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.7'
magnitude: V=14.2m; B=15.2m
The surface brightness: 14.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h39m24.6s; Dec= 30°59'28"
redshift (z): 0.060985
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5259-1: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 257.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5259-1 : PGC 48292, MCG 5-32-52, CGCG 161-105, NPM1G +31.0291, double system
Nearby objects: NGC 5258
, NGC 5259-2
, NGC 5260
, NGC 5261
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