NGC 5613

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NGC 5613
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NGC 5613, (bottom, right of center), NGC 5614, and NGC 5615 as imaged at the Mount Lemmon SkyCenter
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationBoötes
Right ascension14h 24m 05.962s[1]
Declination+34° 53′ 31.02″[1]
Redshift0.029174 ± 0.000180[2]
Distance383 ± 27 Mly (117.5 ± 8.3 Mpc)[3]
Apparent magnitude (V)15.5[2]
Characteristics
Type(R)SAB0+(r)[2]
Apparent size (V)0.470′ × 0.404′[1]
Notable featuresPaired with NGC 5614.
Other designations
2MASX J14240596+3453310, LEDA 51433, MCG+06-32-021, NPM1G +35.0310, PGC 51433 , UGC 9228, VV 77c

NGC 5613 is a lenticular galaxy (type S0a) in the constellation Boötes. It is part of the Arp 178 set of interacting galaxies, with NGC 5615 and NGC 5614.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Skrutskie, Michael F.; Cutri, Roc M.; Stiening, Rae; Weinberg, Martin D.; Schneider, Stephen E.; Carpenter, John M.; Beichman, Charles A.; Capps, Richard W.; Chester, Thomas; Elias, Jonathan H.; Huchra, John P.; Liebert, James W.; Lonsdale, Carol J.; Monet, David G.; Price, Stephan; Seitzer, Patrick; Jarrett, Thomas H.; Kirkpatrick, J. Davy; Gizis, John E.; Howard, Elizabeth V.; Evans, Tracey E.; Fowler, John W.; Fullmer, Linda; Hurt, Robert L.; Light, Robert M.; Kopan, Eugene L.; Marsh, Kenneth A.; McCallon, Howard L.; Tam, Robert; Van Dyk, Schuyler D.; Wheelock, Sherry L. (1 February 2006). "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)". The Astronomical Journal. 131: 1163–1183. doi:10.1086/498708. ISSN 0004-6256.
  2. ^ a b c de Vaucouleurs, G.; et al. (1991), Third reference catalogue of bright galaxies, version 9, New York: Springer-Verlag.
  3. ^ "NED results for object NGC 5613", NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database, NASA, retrieved 2015-10-19.

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