|Object NGC 5661 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5661 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: SBb - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x0.6'
magnitude: V=13.3m; B=14.1m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 14h31m57.3s; Dec= 6°15'2"
redshift (z): 0.007852
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5661: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 33.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5661 : PGC 51921, UGC 9346, MCG 1-37-23, CGCG 47-81, 8ZW 431, IRAS 14294+0628
Nearby objects: NGC 5659
, NGC 5660
, NGC 5662
, NGC 5663
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