|Object NGC 5457 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|M101, NGC5457 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 28.80'x26.9'
magnitude: V=7.9m; B=8.3m
The surface brightness: 14.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 14h3m12.4s; Dec= 54°20'58"
redshift (z): 0.000804
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5457: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 3.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5457 : PGC 50063, M 101, UGC 8981, MCG 9-23-28, IRAS 14013+5435, CGCG 272-21, KARA 610, Arp 26, VV 344, VV 456, Pinwheel galaxy
Nearby objects: NGC 5455
, NGC 5456
, NGC 5458
, NGC 5459
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