Object NGC 1226 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1226 - galaxy in the constellation Persei|
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.9m
The surface brightness: 13.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h11m5.4s; Dec= 35°23'11"
redshift (z): 0.020511
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1226: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 86.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1226 : PGC 11879, UGC 2575, MCG 6-8-1, CGCG 525-2, CGCG 524-61
Nearby objects: NGC 1224
, NGC 1225
, NGC 1227
, NGC 1228
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