Celestial Atlas
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PGC 82353
A 16th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sc?) in
Lynx (RA 09 16 00.7, Dec +44 21 09)

Based on a recessional velocity of 9645 km/sec, PGC 82353 is about 450 million light years away. Given that and its apparent size of 0.4 by 0.3 arcmin, it is about 50 thousand light years across.

SDSS image of spiral galaxy PGC 82353, also showing spiral galaxies PGC 2242096 and PGC 26132 (which is part of Arp 55)
Above, a 2.4 arcmin wide closeup of PGC 82353, also showing PGC 26132 (which see) and 2242096
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