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NGC 5953

NGC 5953
Object NGC 5953 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 5953 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.3m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h34m32.3s; Dec= 15°11'39"
redshift (z): 0.006555
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5953: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 27.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5953 : PGC 55480, UGC 9903, MCG 3-40-5, CGCG 107-8, IRAS 15322+1521, Arp 91, VV 244, KCPG 468A

Nearby objects: NGC 5951, NGC 5952, NGC 5954, NGC 5955

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