|Object NGC 2008 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2008 - galaxy in the constellation Pictoris|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x0.7'
magnitude: V=13.2m; B=13.8m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h35m3.8s; Dec= -50°57'58"
redshift (z): 0.034387
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2008: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 145.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2008 : PGC 17480, ESO 204-20, AM 0533-505, IRAS 05338-5059
Nearby objects: NGC 2006
, NGC 2007
, NGC 2009
, NGC 2010
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