|Object NGC 2991 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2991 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.1'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.5m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h46m49.9s; Dec= 22°0'48"
redshift (z): 0.024867
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2991: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 105.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2991 : PGC 28079, UGC 5233, MCG 4-23-33, CGCG 122-78, KCPG 214B
Nearby objects: NGC 2989
, NGC 2990
, NGC 2992
, NGC 2993
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