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NGC 4259

NGC 4259
Object NGC 4259 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 4259 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.4'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.6m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h19m22.1s; Dec= 5°22'37"
redshift (z): 0.008009
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4259: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 33.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4259 : PGC 39657, UGC 7359, MCG 1-31-51, CGCG 42-12, ARAK 356, VCC 342, NPM1G +05.0335

Nearby objects: NGC 4257, NGC 4258, NGC 4260, NGC 4261

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