|Object NGC 5980 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5980 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x0.7'
magnitude: V=12.7m; B=13.4m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h41m30.5s; Dec= 15°47'15"
redshift (z): 0.013649
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5980: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 57.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5980 : PGC 55800, UGC 9974, MCG 3-40-26, CGCG 107-25, IRAS 15391+1556
Nearby objects: NGC 5978
, NGC 5979
, NGC 5981
, NGC 5982
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