Object NGC 2487 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2487 - galaxy in the constellation Geminorum|
Type: SBb - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.70'x2.1'
magnitude: V=12.5m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 14.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 7h58m20.3s; Dec= 25°8'57"
redshift (z): 0.016148
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2487: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 68.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2487 : PGC 22343, UGC 4126, MCG 4-19-12, CGCG 118-30, KCPG 150B, IRAS 07553+2517
Nearby objects: NGC 2485
, NGC 2486
, NGC 2488
, NGC 2489
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