Object NGC 1162 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1162 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: E0 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.5m; B=13.5m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h58m55.9s; Dec= -12°23'54"
redshift (z): 0.013139
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1162: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 55.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1162 : PGC 11274, MCG -2-8-36
Nearby objects: NGC 1160
, NGC 1161
, NGC 1163
, NGC 1164
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