Object NGC 1179 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1179 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.70'x3.8'
magnitude: V=12.0m; B=12.6m
The surface brightness: 15.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h2m38.5s; Dec= -18°53'52"
redshift (z): 0.005931
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1179: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 25.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1179 : PGC 11480, ESO 547-1, MCG -3-8-60, UGCA 48, IRAS 03003-1905
Nearby objects: NGC 1177
, NGC 1178
, NGC 1180
, NGC 1181
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