Object NGC 1661 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1661 - galaxy in the constellation Orionis|
Type: Sbc -
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x0.9'
magnitude: V=13.2m; B=14.0m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h47m7.7s; Dec= -2°3'18"
redshift (z): 0.029654
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1661: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 125.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1661 : PGC 16000, UGC 3166, MCG 0-13-8, CGCG 394-9
Nearby objects: NGC 1659
, NGC 1660
, NGC 1662
, NGC 1663
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