Object NGC 2303 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2303 - galaxy in the constellation Aurigae|
Type: E0 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x1.5'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.6m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h56m17.4s; Dec= 45°29'36"
redshift (z): 0.019700
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2303: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 83.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2303 : PGC 19891, UGC 3603, MCG 8-13-31, CGCG 234-30, NPM1G +45.0083
Nearby objects: NGC 2301
, NGC 2302
, NGC 2304
, NGC 2305
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