|Object NGC 6173 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6173 - galaxy in the constellation Herculis|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=13.1m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h29m45s; Dec= 40°48'40"
redshift (z): 0.029300
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6173: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 123.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6173 : PGC 58348, UGC 10421, MCG 7-34-83, CGCG 224-49, 3ZW 83
Nearby objects: NGC 6171
, NGC 6172
, NGC 6174
, NGC 6175-1
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