Object NGC 2217 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2217 - galaxy in the constellation Canis Majoris|
Type: SB0-a - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.70'x4.3'
magnitude: V=10.7m; B=11.7m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h21m39.8s; Dec= -27°14'3"
redshift (z): 0.005400
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2217: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 22.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2217 : PGC 18883, ESO 489-42, MCG -5-15-10, AM 0619-271, IRAS 06196-2712
Nearby objects: NGC 2215
, NGC 2216
, NGC 2218
, NGC 2219
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