|Object NGC 3873 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3873 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: E1 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.9m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h45m46s; Dec= 19°46'26"
redshift (z): 0.018126
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3873: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 76.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3873 : PGC 36670, UGC 6735, MCG 3-30-106, CGCG 97-137, KCPG 300A
Nearby objects: NGC 3871
, NGC 3872
, NGC 3874
, NGC 3875
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