Object NGC 1979 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1979 - galaxy in the constellation Leporis|
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x1.8'
magnitude: V=11.9m; B=12.9m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h34m1.1s; Dec= -23°18'37"
redshift (z): 0.005667
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1979: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 23.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1979 : PGC 17452, ESO 487-24, MCG -4-14-4, AM 0531-232
Nearby objects: NGC 1977
, NGC 1978
, NGC 1980
, NGC 1981
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