|Object NGC 3973 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3973 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: S - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.40'x0.3'
magnitude: V=15.0m; B=15.8m
The surface brightness: 12.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h55m37s; Dec= 11°59'50"
redshift (z): 0.020618
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3973: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 87.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3973 : PGC 37439, MCG 2-31-1, CGCG 68-93, CGCG 69-5
Nearby objects: NGC 3971
, NGC 3972
, NGC 3974
, NGC 3975
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