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NGC 6079

NGC 6079
Object NGC 6079 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 6079 - galaxy in the constellation Draconis
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.0'
magnitude: V=12.7m; B=13.7m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h4m28.7s; Dec= 69°39'58"
redshift (z): 0.024850
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6079: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 105.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6079 : PGC 56946, IC 1200, UGC 10206, MCG 12-15-50, CGCG 338-43

Nearby objects: NGC 6077, NGC 6078, NGC 6080, NGC 6081

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