Object NGC 862 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 862 - galaxy in the constellation Phoenicis|
Type: E0 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.8'
magnitude: V=11.8m; B=12.8m
The surface brightness: 12.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h13m2.8s; Dec= -42°2'1"
redshift (z): 0.017996
The distance from the Sun to NGC 862: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 76.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 862 : PGC 8487, ESO 298-20, MCG -7-5-12, AM 0211-421
Nearby objects: NGC 860
, NGC 861
, NGC 863
, NGC 864
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