Object NGC 2961 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2961 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris|
Type: Sb - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.2'
magnitude: V=14.7m; B=15.5m
The surface brightness: 12.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h45m22.3s; Dec= 68°36'33"
redshift (z): 0.015014
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2961: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 63.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2961 : PGC 27958, NGC 2959A, MCG 12-9-63, CGCG 332-63, KCPG 211B
Nearby objects: NGC 2959A
, NGC 2960
, NGC 2962
, NGC 2963
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