Object NGC 2661 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2661 - galaxy in the constellation Cancri|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.8m; B=13.5m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h45m59.5s; Dec= 12°37'11"
redshift (z): 0.013703
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2661: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 57.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2661 : PGC 24632, UGC 4584, MCG 2-23-4, CGCG 61-8, IRAS 08432+1248
Nearby objects: NGC 2659
, NGC 2660
, NGC 2662
, NGC 2663
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