Object NGC 2916 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2916 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: Sb - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.50'x1.7'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=12.7m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h34m57.5s; Dec= 21°42'16"
redshift (z): 0.012442
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2916: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 52.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2916 : PGC 27244, UGC 5103, MCG 4-23-11, CGCG 122-21, IRAS 09321+2155
Nearby objects: NGC 2914
, NGC 2915
, NGC 2917
, NGC 2918
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