Object NGC 1008 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1008 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.6'
magnitude: V=13.6m; B=14.6m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h37m55.2s; Dec= 2°4'49"
redshift (z): 0.021995
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1008: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 92.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1008 : PGC 9970, UGC 2114, MCG 0-7-60, CGCG 388-70, NPM1G +01.0101
Nearby objects: NGC 1006
, NGC 1007
, NGC 1009
, NGC 1010
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