NGC 5300

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NGC 5300
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NGC 5300 imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Virgo
Right ascension 13h 48m 16s[1]
Declination +03° 57′ 03″[1]
Redshift 1171 ± 6 km/s[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 13.6[1]
Characteristics
Type SAB(r)c[1]
Apparent size (V) 2′.2 × 1′.4[1]
Other designations
UGC 8727,[1] PGC 48959[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 5300 is a face-on spiral galaxy in the constellation Virgo.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 5300. Retrieved 2007-04-04.

Coordinates: Sky map 13h 48m 16s, +03° 57′ 03″