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NGC 5540

NGC 5540
Object NGC 5540 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 5540 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.6'
magnitude: V=13.9m; B=14.9m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 14h14m54.2s; Dec= 60°0'39"
redshift (z): 0.036632
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5540: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 154.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5540 : PGC 50883, MCG 10-20-90, CGCG 295-41

Nearby objects: NGC 5538, NGC 5539, NGC 5541-2, NGC 5541-1

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