|Object NGC 2179 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2179 - galaxy in the constellation Leporis|
Type: SB0-a - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.9'
magnitude: V=12.3m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h8m2.1s; Dec= -21°44'46"
redshift (z): 0.009623
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2179: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 40.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2179 : PGC 18453, ESO 555-38, MCG -4-15-11, IRAS 06059-2144
Nearby objects: NGC 2177
, NGC 2178
, NGC 2180
, NGC 2181
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