Object NGC 1779 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1779 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: SB0-a - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.50'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=13.0m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h5m18s; Dec= -9°8'52"
redshift (z): 0.011051
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1779: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 46.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1779 : PGC 16713, MCG -2-13-41, IRAS 05029-0912
Nearby objects: NGC 1777
, NGC 1778
, NGC 1780
, NGC 1781
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