Object NGC 3309 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3309 - galaxy in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.6'
magnitude: V=11.6m; B=12.6m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h36m35.7s; Dec= -27°31'3"
redshift (z): 0.013593
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3309: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 57.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3309 : PGC 31466, ESO 501-36, MCG -4-25-34, AM 1034-271
Nearby objects: NGC 3307
, NGC 3308
, NGC 3310
, NGC 3311
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