|Object NGC 3117 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3117 - galaxy in the constellation Sextantis|
Type: E0 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.00'x1.0'
magnitude: V=13.3m; B=14.3m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h6m10.4s; Dec= 2°54'48"
redshift (z): 0.022629
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3117: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 95.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3117 : PGC 29340, UGC 5445, MCG 1-26-14, CGCG 36-38, NPM1G +03.0242
Nearby objects: NGC 3115
, NGC 3116
, NGC 3118
, NGC 3119
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