Object NGC 2917 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2917 - galaxy in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.30'x0.4'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.5m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h34m27s; Dec= -2°30'14"
redshift (z): 0.012258
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2917: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 51.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2917 : PGC 27207, UGC 5098, MCG 0-25-2, CGCG 7-3
Nearby objects: NGC 2915
, NGC 2916
, NGC 2918
, NGC 2919
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