Object NGC 2272 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2272 - galaxy in the constellation Canis Majoris|
Type: E/SB0 - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.6'
magnitude: V=11.5m; B=12.5m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h42m41.2s; Dec= -27°27'35"
redshift (z): 0.007104
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2272: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 30.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2272 : PGC 19466, ESO 490-33, MCG -5-16-17
Nearby objects: NGC 2270
, NGC 2271
, NGC 2273A
, NGC 2273
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