Object NGC 2640 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2640 - galaxy in the constellation Carinae|
Type: E/SB0 - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.20'x1.9'
magnitude: V=11.1m; B=12.1m
The surface brightness: 12.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h37m24.7s; Dec= -55°7'25"
redshift (z): 0.003506
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2640: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 14.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2640 : PGC 24229, ESO 165-2, IRAS 08360-5456
Nearby objects: NGC 2638
, NGC 2639
, NGC 2641
, NGC 2642
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