|Object NGC 3659 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3659 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: SBm - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.30'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.2m; B=12.8m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h23m45.1s; Dec= 17°49'1"
redshift (z): 0.004287
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3659: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 18.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3659 : PGC 34995, UGC 6405, MCG 3-29-40, CGCG 96-38, IRAS 11211+1805
Nearby objects: NGC 3657
, NGC 3658
, NGC 3660
, NGC 3661
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