Object NGC 2997 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2997 - galaxy in the constellation Antliae|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 8.90'x6.8'
magnitude: V=9.5m; B=10.1m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h45m38.6s; Dec= -31°11'26"
redshift (z): 0.003629
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2997: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 15.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2997 : PGC 27978, ESO 434-35, MCG -5-23-12, UGCA 181, AM 0943-305
Nearby objects: NGC 2995
, NGC 2996
, NGC 2998
, NGC 2999
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