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NGC 5872

NGC 5872
Object NGC 5872 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 5872 - galaxy in the constellation Librae
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x0.9'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.6m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h10m55.6s; Dec= -11°28'46"
redshift (z): 0.024947
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5872: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 105.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5872 : PGC 54169, MCG -2-39-5, NPM1G -11.0427

Nearby objects: NGC 5870, NGC 5871, NGC 5873, NGC 5874

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