Object NGC 2379 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2379 - galaxy in the constellation Geminorum|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.90'x0.8'
magnitude: V=13.5m; B=14.5m
The surface brightness: 12.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 7h27m26.2s; Dec= 33°48'43"
redshift (z): 0.013469
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2379: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 56.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2379 : PGC 21036, UGC 3857, MCG 6-17-6, CGCG 177-18, ARAK 132, CGCG 177-18, NPM1G +33.0107
Nearby objects: NGC 2377
, NGC 2378
, NGC 2380
, NGC 2381
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