Object NGC 977 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 977 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.00'x1.6'
magnitude: V=13.5m; B=14.4m
The surface brightness: 14.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h33m3.4s; Dec= -10°45'34"
redshift (z): 0.015274
The distance from the Sun to NGC 977: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 64.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 977 : PGC 9713, MCG -2-7-31
Nearby objects: NGC 975
, NGC 976
, NGC 978
, NGC 978B
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