|Object NGC 3608 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3608 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 3.20'x2.6'
magnitude: V=10.8m; B=11.7m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 11h16m59s; Dec= 18°8'53"
redshift (z): 0.004180
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3608: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 17.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3608 : PGC 34433, UGC 6299, MCG 3-29-22, CGCG 96-22, KCPG 278B
Nearby objects: NGC 3606
, NGC 3607
, NGC 3609
, NGC 3610
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