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NGC 251

NGC 251
Object NGC 251 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 251 - galaxy in the constellation Piscium
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.9'
magnitude: V=13.2m; B=13.9m
The surface brightness: 14.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 0h47m53.9s; Dec= 19°35'49"
redshift (z): 0.015184
The distance from the Sun to NGC 251: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 64.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 251 : PGC 2806, UGC 490, MCG 3-3-3, CGCG 458-5, KCPG 15B

Nearby objects: NGC 249, NGC 250, NGC 252, NGC 253

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