Object NGC 1721 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1721 - galaxy in the constellation Eridani|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.0'
magnitude: V=12.8m; B=13.8m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 4h59m17.4s; Dec= -11°7'6"
redshift (z): 0.015010
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1721: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 63.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1721 : PGC 16484, MCG -2-13-27, VV 699, IRAS 04569-1111
Nearby objects: NGC 1719
, NGC 1720
, NGC 1722
, NGC 1723
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