Object NGC 1298 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1298 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.8'
magnitude: V=14.0m; B=15.0m
The surface brightness: 14.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h20m13s; Dec= -2°6'49"
redshift (z): 0.021522
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1298: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 90.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1298 : PGC 12473, UGC 2683, MCG 0-9-62, CGCG 390-63, NPM1G -02.0115
Nearby objects: NGC 1296
, NGC 1297
, NGC 1299
, NGC 1300
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