Object NGC 1729 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1729 - galaxy in the constellation Orionis|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.70'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.6m
The surface brightness: 13.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h0m15.6s; Dec= -3°21'11"
redshift (z): 0.012115
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1729: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 51.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1729 : PGC 16529, MCG -1-13-43, IRAS 04577-0325
Nearby objects: NGC 1727
, NGC 1728
, NGC 1730
, NGC 1731
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