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NGC 6166

NGC 6166
Object NGC 6166 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 6166 - galaxy in the constellation Herculis
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.4'
magnitude: V=11.8m; B=12.8m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h28m38.5s; Dec= 39°33'5"
redshift (z): 0.030354
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6166: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 128.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6166 : PGC 58265, UGC 10409, MCG 7-34-60, CGCG 224-39, VV 364, 3C 338, multiple system

Nearby objects: NGC 6165, NGC 6166A, NGC 6166D, NGC 6166C

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