Object NGC 1740 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 1740 - galaxy in the constellation Orionis|
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x1.2'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.9m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h1m54.7s; Dec= -3°17'45"
redshift (z): 0.013629
The distance from the Sun to NGC 1740: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 57.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 1740 : PGC 16589, MCG -1-13-46, NPM1G -03.0222
Nearby objects: NGC 1738
, NGC 1739
, NGC 1741A
, NGC 1741B
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