Object NGC 897 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 897 - galaxy in the constellation Fornacis|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.10'x1.3'
magnitude: V=11.8m; B=12.8m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h21m6.4s; Dec= -33°43'15"
redshift (z): 0.015868
The distance from the Sun to NGC 897: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 67.0 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 897 : PGC 8944, ESO 355-7, MCG -6-6-3, AM 0218-335
Nearby objects: NGC 895
, NGC 896
, NGC 898
, NGC 899
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