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NGC 959

NGC 959
Object NGC 959 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 959 - galaxy in the constellation Trianguli
Type: Sd - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.30'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.4m; B=13.0m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h32m24s; Dec= 35°29'42"
redshift (z): 0.001991
The distance from the Sun to NGC 959: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 8.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 959 : PGC 9665, UGC 2002, MCG 6-6-51, CGCG 523-55, KUG 0229+352, IRAS 02293+3516

Nearby objects: NGC 957, NGC 958, NGC 960, NGC 961

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