Object NGC 2297 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2297 - galaxy in the constellation Pictoris|
Type: SBbc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.5'
magnitude: V=12.7m; B=13.4m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h44m24.5s; Dec= -63°43'3"
redshift (z): 0.011325
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2297: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 47.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2297 : PGC 19524, ESO 87-40, FAIR 256, IRAS 06440-6339
Nearby objects: NGC 2295
, NGC 2296
, NGC 2298
, NGC 2299
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