|Object NGC 686 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 686 - galaxy in the constellation Fornacis|
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 1.70'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.2m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 1h48m56s; Dec= -23°47'53"
redshift (z): 0.015614
The distance from the Sun to NGC 686: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 66.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 686 : PGC 6655, ESO 477-6, MCG -4-5-8
Nearby objects: NGC 684
, NGC 685
, NGC 687
, NGC 688
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