Object NGC 2856 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2856 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Majoris|
Type: Sbc -
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.5'
magnitude: V=13.2m; B=14.0m
The surface brightness: 12.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h24m16.2s; Dec= 49°14'57"
redshift (z): 0.008799
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2856: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 37.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2856 : PGC 26648, UGC 4997, MCG 8-17-93, CGCG 238-47, IRAS 09208+4927, Arp 285, KUG 0920+494B
Nearby objects: NGC 2854
, NGC 2855
, NGC 2857
, NGC 2858
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