Object NGC 6040B is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6040B - galaxy in the constellation Herculis|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.8'
magnitude: V=14.0m; B=14.9m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h4m26.5s; Dec= 17°44'31"
redshift (z): 0.040935
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6040B: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 172.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6040B : PGC 56942, UGC 10165, MCG 3-41-73, CGCG 108-96, Arp 122, VV 212, DRCG 34-68
Nearby objects: NGC 6038
, NGC 6039
, NGC 6040A
, NGC 6041B
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