Object NGC 2538 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2538 - galaxy in the constellation Canis Minoris|
Type: SBa - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x1.2'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.5m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h11m23s; Dec= 3°37'59"
redshift (z): 0.013339
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2538: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 56.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2538 : PGC 22962, UGC 4266, MCG 1-21-19, CGCG 31-67, IRAS 08087+0347
Nearby objects: NGC 2537
, NGC 2537A
, NGC 2539
, NGC 2540
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