NGC 5653

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NGC 5653
Ngc5653.jpg
An Infrared Hubble Space Telescope (HST) image of NGC 5653.
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Boötes
Right ascension 14h 30m 10.4s[1]
Declination +31° 12′ 56″[1]
Redshift 3562 ± 5 km/s[1]
Distance 161 million light-years
Apparent magnitude (V) 12.9[1]
Characteristics
Type (R')SA(rs)b[1]
Apparent size (V) 1′.7 × 1′.3[1]
Other designations
UGC 9318,[1] PGC 51814,[1] IRAS 14280+3126, MCG+05-34-058, Z 163-68, 7C 1428+3125, LEDA 51814, IRAS F14280+3126, 2MASX J14301041+3112558, Z 1427.9+3126, IC 1026, ZWG 156.68
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 5653 is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Boötes.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 5653. Retrieved 2007-04-05.