Object NGC 6040A is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6040A - galaxy in the constellation Herculis|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.30'x0.7'
magnitude: V=14.2m; B=15.1m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h4m26.7s; Dec= 17°45'0"
redshift (z): 0.042079
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6040A: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 177.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6040A : PGC 56932, UGC 10165, MCG 3-41-74, CGCG 108-96, Arp 122, VV 212, DRCG 34-67
Nearby objects: NGC 6039
, NGC 6040B
, NGC 6041B
, NGC 6041A
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