Object NGC 2288 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2288 - galaxy in the constellation Geminorum|
Type: E5 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.40'x0.2'
magnitude: V=14.4m; B=15.3m
The surface brightness: 11.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h50m52s; Dec= 33°27'44"
redshift (z): 0.018139
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2288: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 76.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2288 : PGC 19714, MCG 6-15-11, CGCG 175-17
Nearby objects: NGC 2286
, NGC 2287
, NGC 2289
, NGC 2290
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