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NGC 6078

NGC 6078
Object NGC 6078 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 6078 - galaxy in the constellation Herculis
Type: E0 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.50'x0.5'
magnitude: V=15.2m; B=16.2m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h12m5.4s; Dec= 14°12'34"
redshift (z): 0.031282
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6078: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 132.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6078 : PGC 57460, MCG 2-41-17, CGCG 79-76, NPM1G +14.0442

Nearby objects: NGC 6076-2, NGC 6077, NGC 6079, NGC 6080

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