NGC 5806

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: Sky map 15h 00m 00.40s, +1° 53′ 27″

NGC 5806
NGC 5806 Hubble WikiSky.jpg
NGC 5806, as observed by the Hubble Space Telescope (HST).
Credit: HST/NASA/ESA.
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Virgo[1]
Right ascension 15h 00m 00.40s[2]
Declination +1° 53′ 27″[1]
Redshift 0.004533[1]
Distance 69.76 million lightyears[1]
Type SBb
Apparent magnitude (V) 11.7[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 5806 is a barred spiral galaxy in the constellation Virgo.[2][1]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "NGC 5806". Retrieved December 8, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Galaxy NGC 5806". Retrieved December 8, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Spotting a Supernova in NGC 5806". ESA/Hubble Picture of the Week. Retrieved 27 August 2012.