|Object NGC 6215 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6215 - galaxy in the constellation Arae|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.20'x2.0'
magnitude: V=11.5m; B=12.0m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h51m7s; Dec= -58°59'35"
redshift (z): 0.005217
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6215: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 22.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6215 : PGC 59112, ESO 137-46, IRAS 16467-5854
Nearby objects: NGC 6213
, NGC 6214
, NGC 6215A
, NGC 6216
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