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NGC 5942

NGC 5942
Object NGC 5942 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 5942 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 0.40'x0.4'
magnitude: V=14.4m; B=15.3m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h31m36.8s; Dec= 7°18'44"
redshift (z): 0.035568
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5942: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 150.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5942 : PGC 55309, MCG 1-40-1, CGCG 50-9, HCG 76C, NPM1G +07.0387

Nearby objects: NGC 5940, NGC 5941, NGC 5943, NGC 5944

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