Object NGC 872 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 872 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.50'x0.5'
magnitude: V=13.7m; B=14.4m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h15m25.2s; Dec= -17°46'55"
redshift (z): 0.014380
The distance from the Sun to NGC 872: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 60.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 872 : PGC 8629, ESO 544-32, MCG -3-6-19
Nearby objects: NGC 870
, NGC 871
, NGC 873
, NGC 874
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