|Object NGC 6305 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6305 - galaxy in the constellation Arae|
Type: E/SB0 - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x0.8'
magnitude: V=12.1m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 12.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 17h18m0.9s; Dec= -59°10'16"
redshift (z): 0.008943
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6305: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 37.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6305 : PGC 60029, ESO 138-19
Nearby objects: NGC 6303
, NGC 6304
, NGC 6306
, NGC 6307
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