Object NGC 688 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 688 - galaxy in the constellation Trianguli|
Type: SBb - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.5'
magnitude: V=12.7m; B=13.4m
The surface brightness: 13.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 1h50m44.1s; Dec= 35°17'5"
redshift (z): 0.013846
The distance from the Sun to NGC 688: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 58.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 688 : PGC 6799, UGC 1302, MCG 6-5-15, MK 1009, IRAS 01478+3502, CGCG 522-20, KUG 0147+350
Nearby objects: NGC 686
, NGC 687
, NGC 689
, NGC 690
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