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NGC 5557

NGC 5557
Object NGC 5557 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 5557 - galaxy in the constellation Bootis
Type: E1 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.9'
magnitude: V=11.0m; B=11.9m
The surface brightness: 12.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 14h18m25.6s; Dec= 36°29'37"
redshift (z): 0.010717
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5557: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 45.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5557 : PGC 51104, UGC 9161, MCG 6-31-93, CGCG 191-74

Nearby objects: NGC 5555, NGC 5556, NGC 5558, NGC 5559

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