Object NGC 5259-2 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5259-2 - galaxy in the constellation Canum Venaticorum|
Type: S - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.30'x0.2'
magnitude: V=15.7m; B=16.5m
The surface brightness: 12.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h39m23.1s; Dec= 30°59'33"
redshift (z): 0.062000
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5259-2: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 261.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5259-2 : MCG 5-32-52, CGCG 161-105
Nearby objects: NGC 5257
, NGC 5258
, NGC 5259-1
, NGC 5260
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