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NGC 5991

NGC 5991
Object NGC 5991 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 5991 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis
Type: S - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.00'x0.9'
magnitude: V=14.0m; B=14.8m
The surface brightness: 13.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h45m16.7s; Dec= 24°37'52"
redshift (z): 0.022669
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5991: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 95.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5991 : PGC 55953, MCG 4-37-28, CGCG 136-67, NPM1G +24.0388

Nearby objects: NGC 5989, NGC 5990, NGC 5992, NGC 5993

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