Object NGC 1617 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1617 - galaxy in the constellation Doradus|
Type: SBa - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.30'x2.1'
magnitude: V=10.4m; B=11.4m
The surface brightness: 12.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h31m39.5s; Dec= -54°36'7"
redshift (z): 0.003546
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1617: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 15.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1617 : PGC 15405, ESO 157-41, AM 0430-544, IRAS 04305-5442
Nearby objects: NGC 1615
, NGC 1616
, NGC 1618
, NGC 1619
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