|Object NGC 1559 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1559 - galaxy in the constellation Reticuli|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 3.50'x2.0'
magnitude: V=10.7m; B=11.0m
The surface brightness: 12.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h17m36.7s; Dec= -62°47'2"
redshift (z): 0.004350
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1559: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 18.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1559 : PGC 14814, ESO 84-10, AM 0417-625
Nearby objects: NGC 1557
, NGC 1558
, NGC 1560
, NGC 1561
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