|Object NGC 6118 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6118 - galaxy in the constellation Serpentis|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 4.70'x1.9'
magnitude: V=11.7m; B=12.4m
The surface brightness: 13.9 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h21m48.7s; Dec= -2°17'1"
redshift (z): 0.005247
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6118: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 22.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6118 : PGC 57924, UGC 10350, MCG 0-42-2, CGCG 24-8, KARA 736, IRAS 16192-0210
Nearby objects: NGC 6117A
, NGC 6117B
, NGC 6119
, NGC 6120
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