Object NGC 2717 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2717 - galaxy in the constellation Pyxidis|
Type: E/SB0 - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.10'x1.5'
magnitude: V=12.3m; B=13.4m
The surface brightness: 13.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 8h57m1.1s; Dec= -24°40'26"
redshift (z): 0.008776
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2717: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 37.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2717 : PGC 25146, ESO 496-21, MCG -4-21-15, AM 0854-242
Nearby objects: NGC 2715
, NGC 2716
, NGC 2718
, NGC 2719A
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