Object NGC 2663 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2663 - galaxy in the constellation Pyxidis|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 3.50'x2.4'
magnitude: V=10.6m; B=11.6m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h45m8.3s; Dec= -33°47'42"
redshift (z): 0.007012
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2663: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 29.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2663 : PGC 24590, ESO 371-14, MCG -6-20-1
Nearby objects: NGC 2661
, NGC 2662
, NGC 2664
, NGC 2665
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