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NGC 6179

NGC 6179
Object NGC 6179 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 6179 - galaxy in the constellation Herculis
Type: C -
The angular dimensions: 0.40'x0.4'
magnitude: V=15.3m; B=16.3m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h30m46.9s; Dec= 35°6'10"
redshift (z): 0.037382
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6179: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 157.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6179 : PGC 58401, CGCG 196-73, NPM1G +35.0377

Nearby objects: NGC 6177, NGC 6178, NGC 6180, NGC 6181

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