Object NGC 2227 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2227 - galaxy in the constellation Canis Majoris|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.10'x1.2'
magnitude: V=12.5m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h25m57.9s; Dec= -22°0'17"
redshift (z): 0.007532
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2227: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 31.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2227 : PGC 19030, ESO 556-23, MCG -4-16-4, IRAS 06238-2158
Nearby objects: NGC 2225
, NGC 2226
, NGC 2228
, NGC 2229
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