|Object NGC 1248 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1248 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.20'x1.0'
magnitude: V=12.5m; B=13.4m
The surface brightness: 12.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h12m48.4s; Dec= -5°13'29"
redshift (z): 0.007405
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1248: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 31.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1248 : PGC 11970, MCG -1-9-16
Nearby objects: NGC 1246
, NGC 1247
, NGC 1249
, NGC 1250
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