|Object NGC 6279 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6279 - galaxy in the constellation Herculis|
Type: SB0 - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.9'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.6m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h59m1.3s; Dec= 47°14'16"
redshift (z): 0.024167
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6279: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 102.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6279 : PGC 59370, UGC 10645, MCG 8-31-17, CGCG 252-13, NPM1G +47.0338
Nearby objects: NGC 6277
, NGC 6278
, NGC 6280-2
, NGC 6280-1
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