Object NGC 2340 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2340 - galaxy in the constellation Lyncis|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x1.2'
magnitude: V=11.7m; B=12.7m
The surface brightness: 12.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 7h11m10.7s; Dec= 50°10'29"
redshift (z): 0.019764
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2340: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 83.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2340 : PGC 20338, UGC 3720, MCG 8-13-96, CGCG 234-91
Nearby objects: NGC 2338
, NGC 2339
, NGC 2341
, NGC 2342
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