Object NGC 1487 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1487 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: Sm -
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.7'
magnitude: V=11.6m; B=12.3m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 3h55m45s; Dec= -42°22'4"
redshift (z): 0.002729
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1487: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 11.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1487 : PGC 14117, ESO 249-31, MCG -7-9-2, VV 78, IRAS 03540-4230, PGC 14118, AM 0354-423
Nearby objects: NGC 1485
, NGC 1486
, NGC 1488
, NGC 1489
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