Object NGC 944 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 944 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: S0-a - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.10'x0.4'
magnitude: V=14.0m; B=14.9m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h26m41.6s; Dec= -14°30'57"
redshift (z): 0.012562
The distance from the Sun to NGC 944: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 53.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 944 : PGC 9300, IC 228, MCG -3-7-16, IRAS 02242-1444
Nearby objects: NGC 942
, NGC 943
, NGC 945
, NGC 946
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