Object NGC 1318 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1318 - galaxy in the constellation Fornacis|
Type: SBa - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.80'x2.4'
magnitude: V=11.0m; B=11.9m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h22m44.2s; Dec= -37°6'12"
redshift (z): 0.006474
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1318: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 27.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1318 : PGC 12653, NGC 1317, ESO 357-23, MCG -6-8-6, FCC 22, IRAS 03208-3716
Nearby objects: NGC 1316
, NGC 1317
, NGC 1319
, NGC 1320
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