Object NGC 2998 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2998 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.70'x1.2'
magnitude: V=12.5m; B=13.1m
The surface brightness: 13.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h48m43.6s; Dec= 44°4'54"
redshift (z): 0.015958
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2998: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 67.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2998 : PGC 28196, UGC 5250, MCG 7-20-51, CGCG 210-36, KUG 0945+443, IRAS 09455+4418
Nearby objects: NGC 2996
, NGC 2997
, NGC 2999
, NGC 3000
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