Object NGC 1717 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1717 - galaxy in the constellation Orionis|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.90'x0.7'
magnitude: V=14.2m; B=15.2m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h58m44s; Dec= -0°28'40"
redshift (z): 0.015718
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1717: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 66.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1717 : PGC 16462, NGC 1709, MCG 0-13-54, CGCG 394-58, NPM1G -00.0168
Nearby objects: NGC 1715
, NGC 1716
, NGC 1718
, NGC 1719
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