|Object NGC 661 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 661 - galaxy in the constellation Trianguli|
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.2m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 1h44m14.6s; Dec= 28°42'24"
redshift (z): 0.012732
The distance from the Sun to NGC 661: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 53.8 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 661 : PGC 6376, UGC 1215, MCG 5-5-5, CGCG 503-14
Nearby objects: NGC 659
, NGC 660
, NGC 662
, NGC 663
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