Object NGC 1688 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1688 - galaxy in the constellation Doradus|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.9'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=12.8m
The surface brightness: 13.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h48m23.5s; Dec= -59°48'0"
redshift (z): 0.004095
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1688: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 17.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1688 : PGC 16050, ESO 119-6, AM 0447-595, IRAS 04476-5953
Nearby objects: NGC 1686
, NGC 1687
, NGC 1689
, NGC 1690
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