|Object NGC 6008 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6008 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis|
Type: SBb - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.7m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h52m55.9s; Dec= 21°6'4"
redshift (z): 0.016241
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6008: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 68.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6008 : PGC 56289, NGC 6008A, UGC 10076, MCG 4-37-52, CGCG 136-110, IRAS 15507+2114
Nearby objects: NGC 6008A
, NGC 6008B
, NGC 6009
, NGC 6010
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