Object NGC 342 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 342 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: E5 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.4'
magnitude: V=14.4m; B=15.4m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 1h0m49.8s; Dec= -6°46'20"
redshift (z): 0.019403
The distance from the Sun to NGC 342: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 82.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 342 : PGC 3631, MCG -1-3-58, NPM1G -07.0039
Nearby objects: NGC 341A
, NGC 341
, NGC 343
, NGC 344
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