Object NGC 2970 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2970 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: E1 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.40'x0.3'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.4m
The surface brightness: 12.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h43m31s; Dec= 31°58'39"
redshift (z): 0.005397
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2970: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 22.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2970 : PGC 27827, MCG 5-23-30, MK 405, CGCG 152-59, KUG 0940+322, NPM1G +32.0218
Nearby objects: NGC 2968
, NGC 2969
, NGC 2971
, NGC 2972
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