Object NGC 2974 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2974 - galaxy in the constellation Sextantis|
Type: E4 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 3.40'x2.1'
magnitude: V=10.9m; B=11.9m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h42m33.2s; Dec= -3°41'57"
redshift (z): 0.006401
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2974: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 27.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2974 : PGC 27762, NGC 2652, MCG 0-25-8, CGCG 7-22, IRAS 09400-0328, UGCA 172
Nearby objects: NGC 2972
, NGC 2973
, NGC 2975
, NGC 2976
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