Object NGC 1266 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1266 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.0'
magnitude: V=13.0m; B=14.0m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h16m0.7s; Dec= -2°25'36"
redshift (z): 0.007318
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1266: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 30.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1266 : PGC 12131, MCG -1-9-23, IRAS 03134-0236
Nearby objects: NGC 1264
, NGC 1265
, NGC 1267
, NGC 1268
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