Object NGC 2599 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2599 - galaxy in the constellation Cancri|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.7'
magnitude: V=12.2m; B=13.1m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h32m11.2s; Dec= 22°33'39"
redshift (z): 0.015814
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2599: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 66.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2599 : PGC 23941, UGC 4458, MCG 4-20-67, MK 389, IRAS 08292+2243, CGCG 119-122, KUG 0829+227A
Nearby objects: NGC 2597
, NGC 2598
, NGC 2600
, NGC 2601
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