Object NGC 2255 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2255 - galaxy in the constellation Columbae|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.5m; B=14.2m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h33m58.6s; Dec= -34°48'42"
redshift (z): 0.022926
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2255: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 96.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2255 : PGC 19260, ESO 365-31, MCG -6-15-10, IRAS 06321-3446
Nearby objects: NGC 2253
, NGC 2254
, NGC 2256
, NGC 2257
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