Object NGC 2990 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2990 - galaxy in the constellation Sextantis|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.6'
magnitude: V=12.7m; B=13.1m
The surface brightness: 12.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h46m17.3s; Dec= 5°42'32"
redshift (z): 0.010300
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2990: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 43.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2990 : PGC 28026, UGC 5229, MCG 1-25-21, CGCG 35-51, ARAK 214, IRAS 09436+0556
Nearby objects: NGC 2988
, NGC 2989
, NGC 2991
, NGC 2992
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