Object NGC 2968 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2968 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.10'x1.6'
magnitude: V=11.9m; B=12.8m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h43m11.9s; Dec= 31°55'43"
redshift (z): 0.005224
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2968: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 22.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2968 : PGC 27800, UGC 5190, MCG 5-23-29, CGCG 152-58, KCPG 210B
Nearby objects: NGC 2966
, NGC 2967
, NGC 2969
, NGC 2970
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