Object NGC 1406 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1406 - galaxy in the constellation Fornacis|
Type: SBbc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 3.90'x0.7'
magnitude: V=11.8m; B=12.4m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h39m23s; Dec= -31°19'20"
redshift (z): 0.003585
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1406: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 15.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1406 : PGC 13458, ESO 418-15, MCG -5-9-20, UGCA 83, AM 0337-312, IRAS 03373-3129
Nearby objects: NGC 1404
, NGC 1405
, NGC 1407
, NGC 1408
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