|Object NGC 6048 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6048 - galaxy in the constellation Ursae Minoris|
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.20'x1.7'
magnitude: V=12.3m; B=13.3m
The surface brightness: 13.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 15h57m30.2s; Dec= 70°41'20"
redshift (z): 0.025718
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6048: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 108.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6048 : PGC 56484, UGC 10124, MCG 12-15-38, CGCG 338-32
Nearby objects: NGC 6046
, NGC 6047
, NGC 6049
, NGC 6050A
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