Object NGC 1608 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1608 - galaxy in the constellation Tauri|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x0.6'
magnitude: V=13.4m; B=14.4m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h32m6.1s; Dec= 0°34'4"
redshift (z): 0.012582
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1608: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 53.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1608 : PGC 15447, NGC 1593, IC 2077, UGC 3082, MCG 0-12-44, CGCG 393-37, NPM1G +00.0156
Nearby objects: NGC 1606
, NGC 1607
, NGC 1609
, NGC 1610
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