Object NGC 3256 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3256 - galaxy in the constellation Velorum|
Type: Sb/P -
The angular dimensions: 3.80'x2.1'
magnitude: V=11.5m; B=12.2m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h27m51.4s; Dec= -43°54'19"
redshift (z): 0.009354
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3256: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 39.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3256 : PGC 30785, ESO 263-38, MCG -7-22-10, VV 65, AM 1025-433, IRAS 10257-4338
Nearby objects: NGC 3256B
, NGC 3256C
, NGC 3256A
, NGC 3257
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