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Table 1.

Basic galaxy parameters.

Galaxy NGC 4217
Right ascension 12h15m509 (1)
Declination +47d05m304 (1)
Distance (Mpc) 20.6 (1)
Inclination (°) 89 (2)
Position angle (°) 50 (2)
Major axis (arcmin) 5.2 (3)
Minor axis (arcmin) 1.5 (3)
vsys (km s−1) 1027 (3)
vrot (km s−1) 195 (4)
SFR (M yr−1) 1.5 (5)
SFRD (10−3 M yr−1 kpc−2) 3.6 (5)
Classification Sb (6)



Determined in this work.


NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED,


Star formation rate (SFR) and star formation rate density (SFRD) from Wiegert et al. (2015).

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