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NGC 6168

NGC 6168
Object NGC 6168 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 6168 - galaxy in the constellation Herculis
Type: Sd - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x0.3'
magnitude: V=14.2m; B=14.8m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h31m21.3s; Dec= 20°11'6"
redshift (z): 0.008402
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6168: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 35.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6168 : PGC 58423, UGC 10434, MCG 3-42-16, CGCG 109-28, IRAS 16291+2017

Nearby objects: NGC 6166B, NGC 6167, NGC 6169, NGC 6170

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