|Object NGC 6051 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6051 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.1'
magnitude: V=13.1m; B=14.2m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h4m56.6s; Dec= 23°55'56"
redshift (z): 0.031949
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6051: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 135.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6051 : PGC 57006, UGC 10178, MCG 4-38-21, CGCG 137-30
Nearby objects: NGC 6050A
, NGC 6050B
, NGC 6052-2
, NGC 6052-1
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