Object NGC 2868 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2868 - galaxy in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 0.60'x0.5'
magnitude: V=14.3m; B=15.3m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h23m27.2s; Dec= -10°25'44"
redshift (z): 0.037796
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2868: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 159.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2868 : PGC 26598, NPM1G -10.0299
Nearby objects: NGC 2866
, NGC 2867
, NGC 2869
, NGC 2870
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